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The Man With No Cold Drinks

Australia, 1981 (MIFF 1982, Film School Films)

Director: Robert Howard

After a 25-year absence from a popular soap-opera, Walter Logus returns to the screen to save his aged widow from her cruel housekeeper, Kenny. Meanwhile, at the Limbo Club, 'resting' actors follow the developments. But where is Kenny?

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