A Sting in the Tale Presented with the Australian Film Critics Association

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Eugene Schlusser, 93 mins, Australia, 1989, 16mm. Courtesy: Seven S Productions

a sting in the tale
A Sting in the Tale
A rarity in Australian filmmaking: a political satire that packs serious punch, thanks to Patrick Edgeworth's screenplay and producers Rosa Colosimo and Reg McLean.

This fast-paced and tightly scripted work explores the possibility of Australia's first female Prime Minister and its impact on the male-dominated parliamentary system.

A panel discussion with cast, crew and AFCA members will follow the screening to explore the making of the film and the role of political satire in Australian cinema.

Dates   Sat 1 Dec 2007, 4pm
No Longer Available
 
 
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