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Phoebe's Fall




Type Of Work


  • Audio-Visual Recording / Broadcast

Abstract


  • The 6-episode podcast series Phoebe's Fall made by Fairfax Media investigated the bizarre death in a garbage chute of Phoebe Handsjuk and the botched police investigation that followed. It asked whether Phoebe died as a result of foul play, suicide or a tragic accident and examined the controversial coronial inquest into her death. The series won a Melbourne Press Club Quills Award, a Kennedy Award for Outstanding Radio Current Affairs and Best Storytelling/Documentary Podcast at the inaugural Australian Castaways Awards (2016). It also won gold at the New York Radio Festival (2017).

Authors


  •   McHugh, Siobhan A.
  •   Posetti, Julie N. (external author)
  •   Bachelard, Michael (external author)
  •   Baker, Richard (external author)
  •   McKendrick, Tom (external author)
  •   Young, Tim (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2016

Citation


  • McHugh, S. A., Posetti, J. N., Bachelard, M., Baker, R., McKendrick, T. & Young, T.. Phoebe's Fall. Audio-visual recordingWeb. Melbourne: Fairfax Media, 2016. http://www.theage.com.au/interactive/2016/phoebesfall/related.html

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/lhapapers/3190

Distribution Medium


  • Web

Url


  • http://www.theage.com.au/interactive/2016/phoebesfall/related.html

Place Of Publication


  • Melbourne

Type Of Work


  • Audio-Visual Recording / Broadcast

Abstract


  • The 6-episode podcast series Phoebe's Fall made by Fairfax Media investigated the bizarre death in a garbage chute of Phoebe Handsjuk and the botched police investigation that followed. It asked whether Phoebe died as a result of foul play, suicide or a tragic accident and examined the controversial coronial inquest into her death. The series won a Melbourne Press Club Quills Award, a Kennedy Award for Outstanding Radio Current Affairs and Best Storytelling/Documentary Podcast at the inaugural Australian Castaways Awards (2016). It also won gold at the New York Radio Festival (2017).

Authors


  •   McHugh, Siobhan A.
  •   Posetti, Julie N. (external author)
  •   Bachelard, Michael (external author)
  •   Baker, Richard (external author)
  •   McKendrick, Tom (external author)
  •   Young, Tim (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2016

Citation


  • McHugh, S. A., Posetti, J. N., Bachelard, M., Baker, R., McKendrick, T. & Young, T.. Phoebe's Fall. Audio-visual recordingWeb. Melbourne: Fairfax Media, 2016. http://www.theage.com.au/interactive/2016/phoebesfall/related.html

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/lhapapers/3190

Distribution Medium


  • Web

Url


  • http://www.theage.com.au/interactive/2016/phoebesfall/related.html

Place Of Publication


  • Melbourne