Headhunters of World War II

Format
1 x 60
Commissioner
THIRTEEN, WNET.org, Channel 4 and National Geographic Channel
Distributor
Zodiak Rights
Completed
2009
Premiered
PBS - 11 November 2009 12:00am
Schedule

 

 

Downed US airmen, an eccentric British major and a tribe of headhunters combine to battle the Japanese in World War II on the tropical Island of Borneo.

 

‘Learn about one of the most unlikely and fascinating World War II stories ever told ….’  Detroit News 

Credits

Producer/Director
MARK RADICE

Editor
ANDREW QUIGLEY

Consultant
JUDITH HEIMANN

Cinematography
CHRIS VILE

Original Music
MUSICOTOPIA

Sound Recordist
GRANT LAWSON

Production Co-ordinator
VICKY FINCH

Production Managers
SYBILLA WILSON
GILLIAN STRACHAN

Assistant Producer
VIC PROCTER

Fixers
ESTHER BALA
BORNEO ADVENTURE
AKAI CHAIRUDDIN

Stock Footage Research
TIM JORDAN
POLLY PETTIT

Post Production
FILMS AT 59

Graphics
KISS MY PIXEL

Archive
AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE
CLIPS AND FOOTAGE
NATIONAL FILM AND SOUND ARCHIVE OF AUSTRALIA
THOUGHT EQUITY MOTION

BASED ON A BOOK BY JUDITH HEIMANN
‘THE AIRMEN AND THE HEADHUNTERS’

Head of Production
ANDIE CLARE

Executive Producers
HARRY MARSHALL
LAURA MARSHALL

 

© 2009 An Icon Films Production for THIRTEEN, WNET.org, Channel 4 and National Geographic Channel 

 

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