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Australia, 1987 (MIFF 1987, Australian Sites)

Director: Philip Brophy

A portrait of Melbourne as a typical city with its shrines of consumption and entertainment. The shrines are (in no particular order), drive-ins, sex shops, fast food restaurants and neon signs. The tape is divided into two sections - day and night.

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Depictions

Depictions are the evidence of acts of depiction. From cartoons of J.R. to B.B.C. weather maps of Ireland, to pages from Zora comics to 'Wildstyle' Letraset - what is centred on in this tape is the ... More »

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