Long awaited, much discussed and not without controversy, Baz's return to the big screen is, in a word, big, and like all his work, it demands to be seen that way - on the big screen.
With meticulous production design and keen eye for style, Australia
marks a milestone in filmmaking for this country. Just like our
Nic and our
Hugh, Luhrmann displays such gravitas in the creation of this Australian epic, he authenticates the position of our
Whether or not you're a fan, you can't deny Luhrmann's passion, as he embraces with arms open wide all of the Hollywood dramatic screen traditions, applying them to the dramatic great southern land.
If you haven't seen it yet, here's your chance to catch it on the ACMI big screen - for one session only!