The first ever documentary about of one of Australia's living legends - aboriginal boxer Lionel Rose - combines rare and wonderfully textured archival material with contemporary footage shot before Rose's recent stroke.
Eddie Martin has crafted a beautiful, often lyrical and always cinematic tribute that captures his subject's public and private personas.
The screening on Sat 4 Oct at 2pm will be followed by a Q&A with the director, while Martin's first short documentary Jisoe
(56 mins, Australia, 2004) will screen with Lionel
on Sat 11 Oct at 4pm.play trailer
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by director Eddie Martin.