Braw Cinema Club #8 – Wake in Fright (1971)

Braw Cinema Club #8 – Wake in Fright (1971)

Also known as ‘Outback’ – director Ted Kotcheff drops the viewer nose first into a sweltering cesspit of Aussie debauchery in what’s now considered one of the finest and most downright intense films ever produced Down Under. Critically acclaimed at the 1971 Cannes Film Festival by the likes of Martin Scorsese and Roger Ebert, the story unravels as a middle-class Englishman, John Grant, gets stranded in the mining town of Bundanyabba (also known as the YABBA) on his way to Sydney – a real sh*t ...

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14 attendees (None invited)


The Banshee Labyrinth
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