FILM: NFSA RESTORES: STORM BOY (1976)
11 Apr 2019 | 11.00am - 1.00pmBook Tickets
Presented by NFSA, Sydney Film Festival and Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre
NFSA Restores - reviving our cinema icons
A 10-year-old boy (Greg Rowe), living with his father in the wild Coorong wetlands of South Australia, rescues a baby pelican orphaned by hunters. With the help of an Aboriginal man, Fingerbone Bill (David Gulpilil), the boy and the bird become inseparable, until the outside world encroaches.
Cast: Greg Rowe, Peter Cummins, David Gulpilil, Judy Dick.
Producer: Matt Carroll
Associate Producer: Jane Scott
Director: Henri Safran
Cinematographer: Geoff Burton
Editor: Gerald Turney-Smith
Production Designer/Art Director: David Copping
Makeup: Helen Evans
Screenplay: Sonia Borg (based on the novel by Colin Thiele)
CostMovie tickets $10
Phone02 8711 7123
FILM: NFSA RESTORES: MABO LIFE OF AN ISLAND MAN (1997)
4 Jul 2019
11.00am - 1.00pm
This is a film about Eddie Mabo - the man whose name lives on in a High Court ruling which has forever altered Australian life.