The Siege of Barton's bathroom (K)

Australia, 1986

Film
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Elly Barton lives in a barren suburban housing estate where there is only one tree left standing. Now the neighbours want to cut it down, but what no-one seems to understand is that it is Elly’s tree - and she is not going to let anybody touch it. Stars Frankie J. Holden, Max Phipps and Rebekah Elmaloglou.

Credits

director

Jocelyn Moorhouse

production company

Bathroom Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:17:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

34280

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Suburban life

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children's films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Suburban life

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Assertiveness in children

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Childhood

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Suburban life

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Suburban life

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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