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Hooker and Son

Australia, 1982 (MIFF 1983, Student Film)

Director: Philip Alderton

A big-time building contractor whose professional and personal life is unfulfilling, becomes obsessed with a prostitute to escape his problems. Finally, the prostitute and her son become members of his household, much to the disgruntlement of his daughter.

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The Bird

Australia, 1982
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Frankie and Johnny (Were Lovers)

Australia, 1982
A satirical view of the B-grade Western, loosely based on Australia's “Frankie & Johnny". ... More »

Once There Was a Dog

USSR, 1982
delightful Ukranian folk tale with matching graphics. ... More »

One Day at a Time

Australia, 1983
Living with a child who has leukemia. ... More »

The Sealer

Australia, 1982
In 1800, the master of a sealing boat, having survived a year on a remote island in Bass Strait, attempts to escape. ... More »

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