Kiss the ring of the B-movie king.
SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL:
A fitting tribute to maniac moviemakers.
In Not Quite Hollywood (2008), Melbourne based filmmaker Mark Hartley delivered an hilarious and insightful history on genre filmmaking in Australia, circa 1970-1987. It was a terrific film, and arguably a major landmark in the sub-genre of...
Intelligent, disturbing and stunningly beautiful to look at.
While travelling in India with a girlfriend, Ruth (Kate Winslet), from the Sydney suburb of Sans Souci, has become involved with a religious cult. When the news gets back to her alarmed family, Mum (Julie Hamilton), intrepidly sets off to bring...
Though it's not terribly exciting, Ghosts Of Mars does have a marvellously skewed vision...
Director John Carpenter's second film Assault On Precinct 13 which he made in 1976, centered on a handful of characters trapped inside a prison by a murderous mob outside. It's amazing how much his latest film, Ghosts Of Mars resembles this early...