When the Black Saturday Bushfires swept through Victoria Australia, the community of Strathewen was decimated. Local resident and filmmaker Celeste Geer recorded what happened as the surviving residents attempted to rebuild their lives and their shattered community.
Then the Wind Changed is a intimate portrait of a community razed to its very foundations.
“Closer to an inferno than you’ll ever want to be, so close to a community’s heart and soul that you’ll forget you aren’t a local.” Adrian Hyland (Author of Kinglake 350)
- Four years on: Investigating the behaviour of the Kilmore East fire (csironewsblog.com)
- Black Saturday bushfires aniversary marked (radionz.co.nz)