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Title Better man / written and directed by Khoa Do ; producers, Stephen Corvini, John Wild.

Published [Subiaco, W.A. : Kanopy, 2013]

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM INTERNET video    AVAILABLE
Physical description 2 streaming videos (195 minutes) : sound, colour.
Summary Based on the true story of Van Nguyen, a 25 year old Vietnamese-Australian man who was convicted of drug trafficking in Singapore and executed for his crime in 2005. His hanging was the first execution of an Australian in worldwide since 1993. This ithe account of a young man desperately trying to provide for his family, for which he paid the ultimate price. From the troubled upbringing that Van shared with his twin brother, to the gripping and heart-stopping events leading to his arrest in Singapore, Better Man culminates in an extraordinary three-year legal battle led by Lex Lasry and Julian McMahon to save the young man's life.
Audience Censorship classification : M.
System notes Streaming video.
Language notes In English ; some English subtitles.
Other author Do, Khoa, 1979-, director, writer.
Corvini, Stephen, producer.
Wild, John, producer.
Hii, Remy, actor.
Rodrigues, Jordan, actor.
Wenham, David, 1965-, actor.
Brown, Bryan, actor.
Karvan, Claudia, actor.
Nguyen, Hien, actor.
Fremantlemedia Australia
Kanopy (Firm). Distributor.
Subject Nguyen, Van.
Drug traffic -- Singapore -- Drama.
Executions and executioners -- Drama.
Other uniform title Better man (Television program)