The Shift

Australian Workers Film Guide


Through the prism of a hospital room, this short film cycles through the ages of Australian nursing, from the Queen Victoria era, to World War One and World War Two, the swinging 60s and onto the modern era.  

Special Notes/Achievements

  • Official selection – NSW Nurses and Midwives Association‘s Nurses & Midwives Short Film Festival (Aust), 2015
  • Second Prize, Nurses & Midwives Short Film Festival (Aust), 2015

Author: J Bird, 2023

Duration: 5 mins

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Film Producer: Meg Collins, Helen O’Brien,

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