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Reference Type journal
Title The Horror! The Horror! Tasmania's Cannibal History on the Silver Screen
Volume 159
Issue 2011
Town St Kilda
State VIC
Country Australia
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Comments The story of Alexander Pearce, Van Diemen's Land convict and cannibal, has moved from the recesses of Australia's dark colonial past to popular culture. What duty do filmmakers have to history? Carly Millar assesses three new film productions that tell the Pearce tale.

tags: Carly Miller Van Diemen's Land 
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