Celluloid Heroes

Celluloid Heroes (Robert Francis, 1995) videorecording, PAL format; Anthony Buckley, Producer; Robert Francis, writer & director. Contents: Vol. 1. 1894-1927 The pioneers / 1928-1948 O.K. for sound -- v. 2. 1949-1970 Arising from the ashes /1971-1995 Beyond our wildest dreams. Summary: Traces the history of Australian cinema from its origins to the present day. Establishes Australia's great talent, both on the screen and behind the camera.

Index of Part 4. 1971-1995: Beyond our wildest dreams

Excerpts from these films are included in this section of the doco in this order.

[the 1970s]

Sunday Too Far Away (Ken Hannam, 1975)
Walkabout (Nicolas Roeg, 1971)
Wake in Fright (Ted Kotcheff, 1971)
Bonjour Balwyn (Nigel Buesst, 1971)
Shirley Thompson versus the Aliens (Jim Sharman, 1972)
Homesdale (Peter Weir, 1971) b/w 16mm 50 min. (MULib 791.4372 H76701)
Stork (Tim Burstall, 1971)
Alvin Purple (Tim Burstall, 1973)
The Adventures of Barry McKenzie (Bruce Beresford, 1972)
Libido (John B. Murray, Tim Burstall, Fred Schepisi, David Baker, 1973)
The Cars That Ate Paris (Peter Weir, 1974)
Stone (Sandy Harbutt, 1974)
Petersen (Tim Burstall, 1974)
Picnic at Hanging Rock (Peter Weir, 1975)
Caddie (Donald Crombie, 1976)
Storm Boy (Henri Safran, 1977)
Dot and the Kangaroo (Yoram Gross, 1977)
Blinky Bill (Yoram Gross, 1994) TV series
The Devil's Playground (Fred Schepisi, 1976)
Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, The (Fred Schepisi, 1978)
Newsfront (Phillip Noyce, 1979)
My Brilliant Career (Gillian Armstrong, 1979)

[the 1980s]

High Tide (Gillian Armstrong, 1987)
The Last Days of Chez Nous (Gillian Armstrong, 1992)
Mad Max ([Dr] George Miller, 1979)
Mad Max 2 ([Dr] George Miller, 1981)
Mad Max 3: Beyond Thunderdome ([Dr] George Miller & George Ogilvie, 1985)
Breaker Morant (Bruce Beresford, 1980)
Don's Party (Bruce Beresford, 1976)
The Getting of Wisdom (Bruce Beresford, 1977)
[Driving Miss Daisy, dir. Bruce Beresford, 1989]
Fringe Dwellers, The (Bruce Beresford, 1986)
[Black Robe, dir. Bruce Beresford, 1992]
Gallipoli (Peter Weir, 1981)
The Man from Snowy River (George Miller, 1982)
Crocodile Dundee (Peter Faiman, 1986)
Young Einstein (Yahoo Serious, 1988)
Malcolm (Nadia Tass, 1986)
Bliss (Ray Lawrence, 1985)
Heatwave (Phillip Noyce, 1982)
Winter of our Dreams (John Duigan, 1981)
Far East (John Duigan, 1982)
The Year My Voice Broke (John Duigan, 1987)
Careful He Might Hear You (Carl Schultz, 1983)
Travelling North (Carl Schultz, 1987)
Man of Flowers (Paul Cox, 1983)
Cactus (Paul Cox, 1986)
Lonely Hearts (Paul Cox, 1982)
Muriel's Wedding (P. J. Hogan, 1994)
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (Stephan Elliott, 1994)
The Sum of Us (Geoff Burton/Kevin Dowling, 1994)
Death in Brunswick (John Ruane, 1991)
Romper Stomper (Geoffrey Wright, 1992)

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