Ten Bucks a Litre


Director Max Bourke

Producers Simon Nasht & Kate Hodges


ABC TV, Screen Australia


57 mins documentary


ABC Broadcast August 2013


ABC TV program website

Some of our most serious global challenges revolve around energy – controlling it, paying for it and the consequences of burning it. As both one of the world’s biggest per capita users and exporters of fossil fuels, Australia is sure to be deeply affected by the radical changes coming down the energy pipeline. Yet there is a lot of confusion around the subject. Self-confessed fossil fuel junkie Dick Smith will try to separate the facts from the hot air. What are Australia’s options as we enter the age of energy disruption?