Oz melodrama amid the orange groves needs more juice.
Australian writer-director Richard Gray fought long and hard to get his first film financed after writing the script in 2004, competing in Project Greenlight the following year and getting second place, which meant he missed the $1 million top...
Greg Mclean's first feature is technically impressive, using high definition cinematography to vividly capture the isolation of Australia's outback. Nathan Phillips and John Jarratt portray their characters with true conviction. But as a genre...
The directing is spot-on and the performances outstanding, it\'s just a shame about the genre.
The press notes for Ten Empty claim it 'delves behind the barbeques, beer and brick veneer of suburban Australia. In itself, there’s nothing wrong with that. What I object to is that local filmmakers – few of whom live in these 'burbs – always...
Dark in tone and serious in nature, Ten Empty is a beautifully written, powerfully performed drama about Australia’s suburban heartland.