A Portuguese Macau-born Australian showrunner, screenwriter, film and TV director, Tony Ayres is most notable for his films Walking on Water (2002) and The Home Song Stories (2007), as well his work in TV, including working as the showrunner on The Slap (2011) and teen adventure series Nowhere Boys (2013–18). Tony discusses the influence of pop culture, particularly comics.
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On display until
16 February 2031
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The Story of the Moving Image → Moving Australia → MA-09. Spotlights
Black and White
Moving image file/Digital