Australia Locked Down: Brendan Schonfelder interview

Title:
Australia Locked Down: Brendan Schonfelder interview
NFSA ID:
1640645
Year:
2020
Courtesy:
Jamie van Leeuwen and Brenden Schonfelder
Category:
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Jamie van Leeuwen is the filmmaker and photographer behind the Australia Locked Down project, a crowdsourced audiovisual library dedicated to recording the impact of COVID-19 in Australia.

In this video he interviews Brenden Schonfelder, a Yarra Trams driver and photographer, who talks about the impact of the lockdown on Melbourne, the opportunity to document the beauty of the city after curfew at night and the important role of public transport staff in supporting essential workers to do their jobs.