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The Screen Guide

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
Composer
Martin Armiger
Editor
Michael Honey  Chris Spurr
Production Designer
Janet Patterson

Cast

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

Production Details

Production Completion
1989
Genre
Drama
Production Company
Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Selected Awards & Festivals

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