The Man Who Saw Too Much: David Brill, combat cameraman by John Little

By John Little

This is the tale of David Brill, one of many absolute best of Australian cameramen - previous and current. he's within the related corporation as Damien Parer and Neil Davis.

Over the previous 40 years he has lined wars and mess ups world wide. He filmed the autumn of Saigon. He was once in Moscow throughout the cave in of communism. He has lined numerous different conflicts and typical mess ups in Asia, Africa and North and South America.

He has been single-mindedly devoted to the pursuit of his craft: to get the tale, get the movie - regularly to maintain and current the human size, irrespective of how huge or senseless the clash or event.

David Brill has paid a excessive expense for this uncompromising variety. He has failed marriages, and from time to time has been conquer via demons similar to alcohol. This biography is additionally an outstanding experience tale, a trip via conflict zones and numerous hell holes of the area. And it's an inside of examine what makes a few humans keep on with a career the place their existence is at the line - as a regular characteristic in their day.

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