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BODYSURFER charts the odyssey of David Lang. Searching beyond mid-life crisis, David finds unanswered questions of his childhood can lead him toward a state of maturity. He realises it is his last hope for reconstructing his fractured family. Adapted from Robert Drewe's best-selling collection of short stories.

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Crew

Director
Ian Barry
Writers
Suzanne Hawley  Christopher Lee  Denis Whitburn
Producer
  Sandra Levy  Ross Matthews  John Sexton
Executive Producers
John Sexton
Dir. of Photography:
Jeffrey Malouf
Editor:
Michael Honey  Chris Spurr
Production Designer:
Janet Patterson

Cast

Cast
Peter Kowitz - Linda Cropper - Patrick Ward - Joy Smithers - Penne Hackforth-Jones - Abigail - Felix Nobis - Tim Robertson - Mary Lou Stewart

Production Details

Genre
Drama
Production Company
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
International Sales
Daro Film Distribution GmbH  Southern Star Primetime

Awards & Festivals

  • Australian Cinematographers Society Awards National
    (1991)
  • Television Society of Australia
    (1989)
  • Australian Film Institute
    (1989)