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Face to Face with Kim Hill - Andrew Little

Television (Full Length Episode) – 2005

In this edition of her 2005 TV series, broadcaster Kim Hill interviews then union leader Andrew Little. Little is advocating for a five percent pay increase for members of the Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union (now E tū). Little bemoans lack of investment in training and argues for "growing the real value of wages" in a booming economy, while Hill grills the campaign’s potential effect on businesses and Little’s political ambitions. Little went on to become President of the Labour Party. In 2011 he was elected as a list MP, and led the party from 2014 to 2017.

Is this the rebirth of militant unionism?
– Kim Hill introduces her guest, union leader Andrew Little

Key Cast & Crew

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Norman Sievewright

Director

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Kim Hill

Presenter, Interviewer

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Maryanne Ahern

Executive Producer

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Heather Shiels

Research

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Barry Read

Set Design

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David Seddon

Camera

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