Bon Appetit

Australian Workers Film Guide


This short film addresses the issue of poor food presentation in NSW hospitals and how this impacts on nutrition and malnutrition of patients. The plot involves a French patient unwilling to eat the dreadful food served by the hospital, which leads doctors and nurses to solicit the help of volunteers to provide more appealing food for the patient, which is successful.

Special Notes/Achievements

  • Official selection – NSW Nurses and Midwives Association‘s Nurses & Midwives Short Film Festival (Aust), 2010

Author: J Bird, 2023

Duration: 5 mins 2 secs

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Film Key Cast: David Speers – Newsreader, Jigisha Kana – Main Nurse, Chris Parker – Nurse Unit Manager, Aurolio Douzelel – Patient,

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Film Editor: James Taggart, Sue Taggart,

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