Monthly Archives: October 2013

Autopsy on a Dream Premieres

Lost film opens celebrations at the Sydney Opera House and on ABC1

To launch their 40th Anniversary celebrations, the Opera House premiered Autopsy on a Dream, John Weiley’s long-lost 1968 film about the troubled birth of Danish architect Jørn Utzon’s masterpiece, to an audience including former Opera House construction workers on Thursday 17 October 2013.

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The film, narrated by Bob Ellis, was then screened for the first time on Australian television on Sunday 20 October on ABC1 and made available to watch on demand.

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