Friday, December 11, 2009

Hungry For More

Just one example why Hungry Beast is the best new Australian current affairs show in many, many years :

And this interview with an Australian soldier who served in Afghanistan is stunning :

Plenty more Hungry Beast clips on their official site here, and on YouTube here.

There was a bit of nervousness, as you'd expect, amongst Hungry Beast producers and ABC executives as to how a show could leap almost instantly from absurd satire to devastating journalism. But it worked. It worked brilliantly.

Hungry Beast returns in 2010.