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Captives of Care

Australia, 1981 (MIFF 1982)

Director: Stephen Wallace

A dramatization of the story of some disabled people who band together to resist the oppressive over-care of the 'rehabilitation' hospital in which they live.

A new medium-length film by Stephen Wallace, director of Stir.

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STIR

Australia, 2004
Stir AustraliaThe violent and systematic abuse of prisoners by wardens in a NSW jail is brought to the public's attention by one of its inmates, China Jackson (Bryan Brown). One of the keenest pair o… More »

THE BOY WHO HAD EVERYTHING

Australia, 1984
The Boy Who Had Everything - the title of Stephen Wallace's second feature suggests a fairy tale, some sweet suburban variant of a fable of ideal youth. But it's also, of course, an omen - since to s… More »

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