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Face to Face with Kim Hill - John Pilger

Television (Excerpts) – 2003

"You waste my time because you have not prepared for this interview. This interview frankly is a disgrace." This is an excerpt from Kim Hill's infamous 2003 interview with John Pilger, award-winning journalist, author and documentary-maker. Via satellite link from Sydney, Pilger discusses Middle East politics. He says what he would do about Saddam Hussein, and what he thinks about sanctions against Iraq. An angry Pilger says Hill is not asking informed questions. Hill pushes Pilger's book across the desk. Pilger implores Hill to: "Just read. Read. It takes time."

You waste my time because you have not prepared for this interview. This interview frankly is a disgrace.
– John Pilger

Key Cast & Crew

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Norman Sievewright

Director

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Maryanne Ahern

Producer

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Kim Hill

Presenter

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