Text Classics Page to Picture series: Stiff
Cinema Nova, 380 Lygon Street, Carlton, 3053
Text Classics Page to Picture series – the first Wednesday every month (from June - October, 2012). A series of events in celebration of Australian Text Classics. Watch a film adaptation of an Australian Text Classic and stay for a panel discussion about the book and film with a team of industry experts.
The Text Classics Page to Picture series will conclude with a screening and discussion of Shane Maloney’s Stiff on Wednesday 3 October. Directed by John Clarke, Stiff stars David Wenham as Murray Whelan – dogsbody for the Minister of Industry – who is called on to deal with a corpse found in the freezer of the Pacific Pastoral Meat Packing Works in Melbourne’s outer suburbs. Hosts and panellists to be announced soon
More information here.
Mark Isaacs on Australian attitudes toward asylum-seekers
Cinema Nova, 380 Lygon Street, Carlton 3053