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The Screen Guide

The misadventures of two outlandish brothers and their girlfriends. Blackmail, sleepwalking, amphetamines, wogs and hostages in an offbeat black comedy with a unique blend of action, drama, and high farce, set in a world where death by water means drowning in your waterbed.

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Crew

Director
Aleksi Vellis
Writers
Aleksi Vellis
Producer
Fiona Cochrane
Dir. of Photography
Mark Lane
Composer
John Clifford White
Editor
Aleksi Vellis

Cast

Ben Mendelsohn - Mark Little - Sheila Florance - Mary Coustas - Tamara Saulwick

Production Details

Production Completion
1989
Genre
Action adventure, Comedy

Sales

Australian Sales
NewVision Film Distributors
International Sales
Southern Star Sales

Selected Awards & Festivals

  • Aurora Australis: New Independent Film from Australia
    (1995)
  • Urban Edge Film Season - London
    (1994)
  • Urban Edge Film Season - Washington
    (1994)
  • Cinemedia Greg Tepper Award
    (1992)
  • Action and Adventure Film Festival - Valenciennes
    (1992)
  • Wellington Film Festival
    (1991)
  • Webster University - USA
    (1991)
  • St Louis Film Festival
    (1991)
  • Seattle International Film Festival
    (1991)
  • Cinequest San Jose Film Festival
    (1991)
  • Munich International Film Festival
    (1991)
  • Cleveland International Film Festival
    (1991)
  • Independent Film Market
    (1990)
  • Frames Film Festival
    (1990)