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This film depicts the lifestyle of three Irish youths living m England It is a lifestyle com­mon to many young Insh people hvmg in Eng­land today The story was influenced by the cases of the 'Guildford Four*, the 'Birmingham Six' and the 'Winchester Three' and gets its influence from the ... Read more
When his gun-wielding friend cries out for him to 'RUN!', Arab-Australian teenager Benny sprints away from pursuing police. In one hand, he carries a watch case, a gift from the dying grandfather whose flat he has just left. As it flashes back and forth in time, Sirhat Caradee's film has a very ... Read more
Fueled on the aroma of bleach, a daring Greek woman embarks on a cleaning frenzy at her local bowling club which leads to cross cutturalisation, misinterpretation and ultimately a loophole capable of launching four women into new found careers. ... Read more
The Australian Children's Television Foundation produced Boy Soldiers as part of the new "More Winners" series. This is another series which attempts to raise issues not normally touched on in children's films. ... The story is set around 1910 when the Australian Government passed a law requiring ... Read more
A gritty tale of misguided revenge set in the underbelly of Sydney where, in the world of the homeless identity is hard to come by and harder to keep and trivial possessions become things worth fighting for . Tough and bleak in its outlook Brave is a film that s not afraid to be brutal. ... Read more
Both the Scottish-born director, Bill Forsyth, and the quintessentiatly American John Sayles (who wrote the original screenplay for Breaking In), have spent a lot of love and care on this project. They have created a comedy that seems to be an old-fashioned buddy movie, though it never behaves in ... Read more
A Gothic drama where Mother and Daughter live in symbiotic dependency in a run down house. Their relationship is tense and claustro­phobic. The atmosphere of repressed anger leads to violence and the unfolding of secrets from the past. ... Read more
Harry Weaver is visiting his wife He has brought her flow­ers, but she needs more than flowers Bring Me Your Love is a gripping interpretation of a Charles Bukowski short story. ... Read more
Shelley uses her parents handycam to record her final year break-up party and ends up filming what breaks inside her. Shot completely in one take, this film is disarmmgly real in both style and performance Please Note this film contains scenes that may offend some viewers. ... Read more
Set to the haunting strains of Schuberf's "Quin­tette A Cordes En Ut Majeur", Feick's acclaimed him takes us on a startling cinematic odyssey through New York City at night as a young boy strays from his father at Grand Cen­tral Station. (JB) ... Read more
The backyard is the scene for a funeral ritual of a special kind.- (LS) ... Read more
Eight people, seven dreams, one bus. Sit back for a contemplative trip. ... Read more
Angel and Coral are in Germany to attend a neo-Nazi rally but Angel has a secret mission — to collect arms for the British National Party from the New German Right. Secrets about his family origins force Angel to confront the myths and realities of the extreme right. ... Read more
Having met, two women discuss their relationship. One compares their time together with a pair of old socks; one wonders whether lips wear out from kissing the same person. They are still in love. A stylistic short — a light-hearted lesbian love story. ... Read more
The latest from up and coming Melbourne filmmakers Mick and Scottie Connolly Cabbie is a very funny tale about a cabbie down on his luck. Bob is a trouble magnet and a slob with a crush on Kaz the girl in the office. He's too shy to ask her out but things change when Bob is mysteriously selected as ... Read more
Jude and Ron play games, it's harmless, competitive fun, a way of spicing up their relationship, until Gerry Molloy enters their lives. Fact becomes fiction, or is it the other way around? ... Read more
Set in the lonely and isolated Scottish countryside, [Can't Stop Breathing] portrays the challenges faced by a young girl who looks after her mother. --- D/S Amy Neil P Ravinda Basra WS Scottish Screen TD 35mm/col/ 2004/15mins ... Read more
A pointed story of a man estranged from life by his wife and some ear wax. ... Read more
He was careful with an axe, he was careful with a power tool, now he's armed to the teeth. ... --- ... D/P/S Jason Stutter WS NZ Film Commission L no dialogue TD 35mm/2010 ... --- ... D/P/S Jason Stutter WS NZ Film Commission L no dialogue TD 35mm/2010 ... Read more
Magda is married to a particularly dull man and she is unfortunate enough to have an equally dull son. ... Frank runs the local car wash and offers Magda bright, sparkling new love. Unable to live without each other he becomes her knight on a shining Lambretta. Throwing away her hair curlers, she ... Read more
Dad, clad only m his underclothes, lies stiffen­ing on the Kitchen table Once dressed, he begins his last journey to join us, the mesmeRIzed audience, m the dark flicker of the cin­ema A glittenngly sombre fable shot with assurance by Swinburne graduate student Liz Hughes. (RR) ... Read more
When a suicidal writer is asked to look after his neighbour's wheelchair-bound daughter, he is forced to reassess his choices in this sweet tragicomic drama. ... D Raphael Elisha P Kristy Fuller S Ron Elisha TD HD Cam/2012 ... Read more
A nonsense comedy about senior citizens getting even with the 20th century Two elderly ladies decide to change their destiny and history, giving them a new reason to live. ... Read more
Take a bizarre romp one cold winter's night in Berlin when a woman who locks herself out of her apartment and gets a coin stuck in a cigarette-vending machine, unwittingly sets in motion an extraordinary chain of coincidences. This film moves at a crackerjack pace, reminiscent of the mind-bending ... Read more
A boy goes to extraordinary lengths to shelter his dog from the dangers and violence of the outside world. A short film of remarkable scope and complexity, touching upon universal issues with a particularly Korean sensibility. Grand Prix winner Pusan. ... Read more
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