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Blackbuster

Australia, 2012 (MIFF 2012, Fiction)

Director: SF Tusa

Blackbuster

A pirated-DVD seller in love with the daughter of the local pub owner imagines moments from his life as scenes from classic films, with a big song and dance finale.

Screens as part of the Blackfella Shorts package.

D/S SF Tusa P Andrew Arbuthnot TD HD Cam/2012

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