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The Screen Guide

A story about a cripple, Felix Crabtree, and his younger sister, Betty, who live in a rundown shack in the middle of a desert sometime in the future. Felix is obsessed with flying and Betty is childlike and unable to contemplate any existence away from their home. Smith comes into their life with plans to build a flying machine.

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Crew

Director
Alex Proyas
Writers
Alex Proyas  Peter Smalley
Producer
Alex Proyas  Andrew McPhail
Dir. of Photography
David Knaus
Editor
Craig Wood
Production Designer
Sean Callinan

Cast

Michael Lake - Norman Boyd - Rhys Davis

Production Details

Production Completion
1988
Production Company
Meaningful Eye Contact Films Pty Ltd

Sales

International Sales
Meaningful Eye Contact Films Pty Ltd

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