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MAKING SAMSON & DELILAH

Australia, 2009 (MIFF 2009, Homegrown)

Director: Beck Cole

The fascinating story behind the making of one of the year's most acclaimed Australian films.

A director, a producer, two teenage actors, a small crew and six weeks in the desert. Throw in an observational documentary filmmaker and the result is a candid and affectionate behind-the-scenes look at the making of the hit feature film Samson & Delilah.

Spanning the 18-month process of the creation and release of Warwick Thornton's debut feature, Beck Cole's documentary explores the rollercoaster experience through the eyes of Samson & Delilah's two young stars - from the first casting calls to walking the red carpet at Cannes.

D/s Beck Cole P Kath Shelper, Beck Cole WS Scarlett Pictures L English, Walpiri w/English subtitles TD digibeta/2009

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