David Swann, 93 mins, Australia, 1998, 35mm. Courtesy: NSFA and Rooster Productions

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David Swann's cheerfully raucous comedy about the inevitable horrors of a family Christmas reunion is often hilarious and at times genuinely moving, with its ensemble cast - Peter Rowsthorn, Susan Lyons, Terry Gill and Maggie King - entering enthusiastically into the spirit of the piece.

Joey Dredge (Daniel Kellie) is expelled from school after throwing himself off the tuckshop roof again. Haunted by the death of his father, Joey hates his mother's new boyfriend and his bully son. And now he has to spend Yuletide with all of them at their beach house by the bay...

Dates   Sat 17 Dec 2005, 2pm
Admission   All Tickets $8
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