in the 1970s
Supporting Film, 6:30pm
Not Quite Hollywood:
The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation!
The 2008 docu-film explores the Australian New Wave of
1970s and '80s low budget cinema.
Main Feature, 8:15pm
Wake in Fright, introduced by Peter Fuller
The thriller, based on Kenneth Cook's 1961 novel, tells the story of a young school teacher from Sydney who descends into personal moral degradation after finding himself stranded in a brutal, menacing town
in outback Australia.
Peter Fuller is an award-winning print, radio and TV journalist with a specialist knowledge in world cinema and Australian identity.