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Arrivederci Roma

Australia, 1979 (MIFF 1980, Film School Films)

Director: Geoffrey Wright

A new Australian comes to grips with his first PE swimming lesson, and makes some friends along the way to the deep end.

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LOVERBOY

Australia, 1988
In the fine Australian tradition of Love Letters From Teralba Road and Backroads, Lover Boy is a powerful short-feature that runs not a second too long or too little. By any standards this is an impr… More »

REEL GEMS 1

Australia
Geoffrey Wright's Arrivederci Roma (1979, 24mms), regarded as one of Australia's most impressive student films, is set in Melbourne's City Baths. It portrays an Italian immigrant's terrifying first e… More »

REEL GEMS 2

Australia
Melburnian John Ruane's Feathers (1987, 50mins), is a social comedy, based on a Raymond Carver short story. It stars a strange-looking baby, a peacock who thinks he's human, and the four central char… More »

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