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Saturday Night, Sunday Morning

Australia, 1999 (MIFF 1999, Fiction)

Director: Rima Tamou

Melanie, who has a strained relationship with her father, is about to go off to a school dance. Perry, Elvis and Willy are on the run in a stolen Jaguar. The fateful encounter between these characters explores questions of race and identity. The cold and desolate location underlines the bleak outcome of the film. Based on a short slory by Archie Weller.

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