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David Stratton : a cinematic life ; David Stratton's stories of Australian cinema.

A CINEMATIC LIFE (102 min) : Revered critic David Stratton tells the glorious story of Australian cinema, focusing in on the films that capture the nation’s true nature with such candour, emotion and humour that they still knock us for a six. David is superbly qualified for this task. While he adapted to a new country and turned his passion for cinema into a profession as a film festival director and film critic, a growing band of courageous Australians turned their enthusiasm for storytelling into an extraordinary body of workThis is their story, and his.

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32320004344374 Lifelong Learning
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Classification Number Lifelong Learning
Title David Stratton : a cinematic life ; David Stratton's stories of Australian cinema. [DVD]
Edition Double feature.
Physical Description sound, colour ;
Series DVD Lifelong Learning
Note Catalogued from container.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment : DD81428.
David Stratton's Stories of Australian Cinema (three-parts) broadcast on ABC from 6 June, 2017.
"For most people, movies are entertainment. For one man, they're a way of life"-- Cover.
Special features : David Stratton's ABC guest-roles & A farewell to the movies - Favourites of the stars - Filmmaker's review - David Stratton - Extended interview : PJ Hogan - A the movies redux : lunch with Margaret and David - Film in focus : The dressmaker - Film in focus : Fury Road.
Contents David Stratton: A cinematic life -- David Stratton's stories of Australian cinema.
Performer David Stratton.
A CINEMATIC LIFE (102 min) : Revered critic David Stratton tells the glorious story of Australian cinema, focusing in on the films that capture the nation’s true nature with such candour, emotion and humour that they still knock us for a six. David is superbly qualified for this task. While he adapted to a new country and turned his passion for cinema into a profession as a film festival director and film critic, a growing band of courageous Australians turned their enthusiasm for storytelling into an extraordinary body of workThis is their story, and his.
STORIES OF AUSTRALIAN CINEMA (180 min) : In this landmark television series, David Stratton selects even more films that influenced the country and his own life. The three episodes focus on Gamechangers, Outsiders and Family. The series allows a more in depth look at the films that changed the way the world saw us and how we saw ourselves. This is a series that will make everybody realise just how much they love Australian films, and provoke a desire to revisit many forgotten favourites.
Classification Censorship classification : M.
Subject Motion picture industry -- Australia -- History -- 20th century
Motion pictures -- Australia -- Evaluation
Motion pictures -- Australia -- Plots, themes, etc
Motion pictures -- Psychological aspects
Additional Author Stratton, David, 1939-
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