In Australian cinema quirky usually comes with a chaser of grounded reality – extended flights of fancy rarely took shape, let along get aloft. Griff the Invisible, the debut feature of writer/director Leon Ford, gently defies this standard, and...
Timing unfortunate but characters are neither likeable nor interesting.
The timing of the Australian film Diana and Me was unfortunate with the death of the Princess of Wales in August. A re-shoot which bookends the film acknowledges the tragedy. It`s about an Australian girl called Diana Spencer played by Toni...
A couple go to an island off of Papua New Guinea for field research.
Dr. Phillip Spence ( Martin Donovan) and his new wife, a former student Evelyn (Maya Stange) embark on a year-long study of sexual life in the Trobriand Islands. It`s the 1930`s. It`s not long before Evelyn`s eager to pursue her own...
An inventive black comedy.
Brad (Matt Day) and Gregor (Jason Barry) are Melbourne med students living in impoverished conditions in a ratty one-room apartment. They're deeply in debt to loan shark George "Roy" Rogers, (Chris Haywood), and they hardly have enough to eat and...