Australian cinema in the 1990s / editor, Ian Craven
London: Frank Cass, 2001.
Call No: 71(94) AUS Author: Craven, Ian Place: London Publisher: Frank Cass PubDate: 2001 PhysDes: 239 p. ; 22 cm Subject: AUSTRALIA; MULTICULTURALISM AND THE CINEMA. AUSTRALIA; AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINES ON TV; GONSKI REPORT; INDUSTRY, FILM. AUSTRALIA; LANDSCAPES IN FILMS. AUSTRALIA; MEN IN FILMS. AUSTRALIA; NATIONAL IDENTITY AND THE CINEMA. AUSTRALIA; SUBURBS IN FILMS. AUSTRALIA; SOCIETY AND TV; DINGO, ERNIE; ADVENTURES OF BARRY MCKENZIE, THE (AT, Bruce Beresford, 1972); BABE (AT, Chris Noonan, 1995); BIG STEAL, THE (AT, Nadia Tass, 1990); CASTLE, THE (AT, Rob Sitch, 1997); DEATH IN BRUNSWICK (AT, John Ruane, 1991); HEARTBREAK KID (AT, Michael Jenkins, 1993); HEARTLAND [TV] (AT, 1994); IDIOT BOX (AT, David Caesar, 1996); LAST DAYS OF CHEZ NOUS, THE (AT, Gillian Armstrong, 1992); LOVE SERENADE (AT, Shirley Barrett, 1996); METAL SKIN (AT, Geoffrey Wright, 1994); MONKEY GRIP (AT, Ken Cameron, 1982); MURIEL’S WEDDING (AT, P.J. Hogan, 1994); STRICTLY BALLROOM (AT, Baz Luhrmann, 1992) Notes: Includes index and bibliography ISBN: 0714649740; 0714680346(pbk.) : ª16.50 LON: 21663632 Contents: 1. Australian cinema towards the millennium / Ian Craven -- 2. Patterns of production and policy: the Australian film industry in the 1990s / Lisa French -- 3. Unhappy endings: the heterosexual dynamic in Australian film / Nigel Spence and Leah McGirr -- 4. Vulnerable bodies: creative disabilities in contemporary Australian film / Liz Ferrier -- 5. Becoming a man in Australian film in the early 1990s: The big steal, Death in Brunswick, Strictly ballroom and The heartbreak kid / Philip Butterss -- 6. His natural whiteness: modes of ethnic presence and absence in some recent Australian films / David Callahan -- 7. All quiet on the western front? Suburban reverberations in recent Australian cinema / Ben Goldsmith -- 8. Romance and sensation in the 'glitter' cycle / Emily Rustin -- 9. A pig in space? Babe and the problem of landscape / Tara Brabazon -- 10. The castle: 1997's 'battlers' and the ir/relevance of the aesthetic / Stephen Crofts -- 11. Idiot box: television, urban myths and ethical scenarios / Kaye Ferres -- 12. Ernie Dingo: reconciliation (a love story forged against the odds?) / Alan McKee -- Australian cinema in the 1990s: filmography / Samantha Searle -- Australian cinema in the 1990s: a select bibliography / Linda Smith ID2: 306 More info
Baz Luhrmann / Pam Cook
London: BFI book published by Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Call No: 81LUH COO Author: Cook, Pam Source: UK Place: London Publisher: BFI book published by Palgrave Macmillan PubDate: 2010 PhysDes: vii, 208 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 20 cm Subject: LUHRMANN, BAZ; STRICTLY BALLROOM (AT, Baz Luhrmann, 1992); WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE'S ROMEO + JULIET (US, Baz Luhrmann, 1996); MOULIN ROUGE (AT/US, Baz Luhrmann, 2001); AUSTRALIA (AT/US, Baz Luhrmann, 2008) Summary: Baz Luhrmann's reputation as an innovator rests on the evidence of the three films known as the Red Curtain Trilogy: "Strictly Ballroom" (1992), William Shakespeare's "Romeo + Juliet" (1996) "Moulin Rouge!" (2001) and "Australia" (2008). This title offers a study of the work of this Australian film-maker. It aims to explore the genesis of the Red Curtain aesthetic. Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. -200) and index ISBN: 9781844571581 Donation: donated by Pam Cook, 2010 Contents: * Once upon a time in Australia
* Strictly ballroom (1992)
* William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet (1996)
* Moulin rouge! (2001)
* No. 5 the film (2004) and Australia (2008)
* DVD, the internet and nostralgia. More info
Baz Luhrmann : interviews / edited by Tom Ryan
Jackson [Mississippi]: University Press of Mississippi, 2014.
Call No: 81LUH BAZ Source: US Place: Jackson [Mississippi] Publisher: University Press of Mississippi PubDate: 2014 PhysDes: xxvii, 159 pages ; 24 cm Series: Conversations with filmmakers series Subject: LUHRMANN, BAZ; MARTIN, CATHERINE; STRICTLY BALLROOM (AT, Baz Luhrmann, 1992); WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE'S ROMEO + JULIET (US, Baz Luhrmann, 1996); MOULIN ROUGE (AT/US, Baz Luhrmann, 2001); AUSTRALIA (AT/US, Baz Luhrmann, 2008); GREAT GATSBY, THE (US/AT, Baz Luhrman, 2012) Summary: "In this collection of interviews, Baz Luhrmann discusses his methods and his motives, explaining what has been important to him and his collaborators from the start and how he has been able maitain an independence from the studios that have backed his films. He also speaks about his other artistic endeavors, including stage productions of La Boheme and A Midsummer Night's Dream, and his wife and collaborative partner Catherine Martin, who has received two Academy Awards for her work with Luhrmann" - taken from back cover ISBN: 9781628461497 Contents: Stepping out: behind the scenes of strictly ballroom / Ruth Hessey (1992) -- More than romance colors strictly ballroom / Peter Brunette (1993) -- Romeo + Juliet: "appear thou in the likeness of a sigh . . ." / Mark Mordue (1997) -- Baz Luhrmann's William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet / Pauline Adamek (1997) -- Baz on the Bard / Peter Malone (1997) -- Shakespeare in the cinema: a Cineaste interview / Gary Crowdus (1998) -- Baz Luhrmann / Elsie M. Walker (2008) -- Broadly speaking / Sonya Voumard (1997) -- The director: Baz Luhrmann / Bec Smith (2001) -- Moulin rouge! / Serena Donadoni (2001) -- Millennial mambo: Baz Luhrmann messes with the musical because he can-can / Ray Pride (2001) -- The man behind the red curtain / Terry Keefe (2001) -- Baz Luhrmann: the ringmaster / John Lahr (2002) -- Baz Luhrmann / Harvey Kubernik (2006) -- Closing the red curtain with La Boheme / Terry Keefe (2004) -- Australia: Baz Luhrmann interview / Rob Carnevale (2009) -- Strictly Luhrmann: where he leads, we will follow / James Mottram (2010) -- The romantic / Garry Maddox (2013) -- Baz Luhrmann's despair, drive, and gamble behind great Gatsby / Stephen Galloway (2013) -- Past is present in the new Gatsby / Tom Ryan (2013) -- Appendix: notes from John Duigan and Geoffrey Nottage More info
[Northcote, Vic.]: Umbrella Entertainment, c2009.
Call No: D Buddies Source: AT Place: [Northcote, Vic.] Publisher: Umbrella Entertainment PubDate: c2009 PhysDes: 1 videodisc (DVD) (95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in Subject: BUDDIES (AT, Arch Nicholson, 1983) Summary: "Mike (Colin Friels - Malcolm) and his buddy, Johnny (Harold Hopkins - Don's Party), are miners in search of sapphires in the harsh emerald belt of Central Queensland. Joined by rough diamonds Ted (Bruce Spence - Mad Max) and Stella (Kris McQuade - Strictly Ballroom), these likeable battlers pin their hopes on a new claim until a big mining company moves in on their turf with machines, bulldozers - and guns! With help of a travelling city doctor (Norman Kaye - Lonely Hearts), these mates are determined to play the big miners at their own game. This rollicking Aussie favourite won the AFI for Best Screenplay in 1983 - producer John Dingwall's follow-up to his masterpiece, Sunday Too Far Away (1975). Presented on a pristine new digital transfer, this rarely-seen gem is presented for the fist time ever on DVD." -DVD BACK COVER Notes: "DAVID1671"; Censorship classification: M.; Originally released as a motion picture in 1983 by J.D. Productions.; Special features: Buddies: a gem of a time - featurette with Harold Hopkins and Kris McQuade (24 min.) -- theatrical trailer.; In English. No subtitles. Technical Details: All regions ; PAL. Credits: Written and produced by John Dingwall ; directed by Arch Nicholson Standard Number: 3000000072523 Performer: Colin Friels, Harold Hopkins, Kris McQuade More info
Ethnicity and identity in the new Australian cinema
Metro Education (2000) iss.13 p.22-26 More info
Featuring film : film study in the classroom / Peter Cox and Fred Goldsworthy
Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1995.
Call No: 512.1 COX Author: Cox, Peter, 1953; Goldsworthy, Fred Place: Melbourne Publisher: Oxford University Press PubDate: 1995 PhysDes: vi, 202 p. : ill. ; 26 cm Subject: MACBETH (US, Roman Polanski, 1971); TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD (US, Robert Mulligan, 1962); MAN WITHOUT A FACE, THE (US, Mel Gibson, 1993); MASK (US, Peter Bogdanovich, 1985); OUTSIDERS, THE (US, Francis Ford Coppola, 1983); PLAYING BEATIE BOW (AT, Donald Crombie, 1986); POWER OF ONE, THE (US, John G. Avildsen, 1992); PRINCESS BRIDE, THE (US, Rob Reiner, 1987); PROJECT X (US, Johnathan Kaplan, 1987); RADIO FLYER (US, Richard Donner, 1992); SILVER BRUMBY, THE (AT, John Tatoulis, 1993); STRICTLY BALLROOM (AT, Baz Luhrmann, 1992); BENNY AND JOON (US, Jeremiah S. Chechick, 1993); JURASSIC PARK (US, Steven Spielberg,, 1993); BREAKER MORANT (AT, Bruce Beresford, 1980); BREAKFAST CLUB, THE (US, John Hughes, 1985); CHOCOLATE WAR, THE (US, Keith Gordon, 1998); DANCES WITH WOLVES (US, Kevin Costner, 1990); DANNY THE CHAMPION OF THE WORLD (UK/US, Gavin Millar, 1989); EDWARD SCISSORHANDS (US, Tim Burton, 1990); FLIRTING (AT, John Duigan, 1991); FREE WILLY (US, Simon Wincer, 1993); HAMLET (US, Franco Zeffirelli, 1990); INTO THE WEST (UK/US, Mike Newell, 1992); LADYHAWKE (US, Richard Donner, 1985); LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN, A (US, Penny Marshall, 1992); LEAN ON ME (US, John G. Avildsen, 1989) Notes: CIP confirmed; Includes index; For secondary school students; Bibliography ISBN: 0195536452 LON: 11238278 More info
Head on: multicultural representations of Australian identity in 1990s national cinema
Studies in Australasian cinema (2007) vol.1 iss.1 p.61-78 Author: Bennett, James PhysDes: Article Subject: NATIONAL IDENTITY AND THE CINEMA. AUSTRALIA; MULTICULTURALISM AND THE CINEMA. AUSTRALIA; ETHNIC GROUPS IN FILMS. AUSTRALIA; STRICTLY BALLROOM (AT, Baz Luhrmann, 1992); HEAD ON (AT, Ana Kokkinos, 1998) Summary: ...1990s Australian cinema provides a key site for the examination of Australian identity in multicultural terms. Drawing on the work of Ghassan Hage, Stuart Hall and Daniel Nourry, this article investigates how notions of Australian identity in a multicultural society are played out (and with) by Australian cinema in the 1990s. Particular attention is paid to Head on (Kokkinos, 1998) and Strictly ballroom (Lurhmann, 1992), as examples of different approaches to this issue. -- Taken from Abstract More info
Immortal, invisible : lesbians and the moving image / edited by Tamsin Wilton
London New York: Routledge, 1995.
Call No: 749.4 IMM Author: Wilton, Tamsin Place: London New York Publisher: Routledge PubDate: 1995 PhysDes: xvi, 235 p. : ill. ; 24 cm Subject: HOMOSEXUALITY AND THE CINEMA; HOMOSEXUALITY IN FILMS; AIDS IN FILMS; CAMP; LANG, K.D.; SCHILLER, GRETA; TREUT, MONIKA; WEAVER, SIGOURNEY; WEISS, ANDREA; ANNE TRISTER (CN, Lea Pool, 1986); DESERT HEARTS (US, Donna Deitch, 1985); INTERNAL AFFAIRS (US, Mike Figgis, 1990); MY FATHER IS COMING (US/GG, Monika Treut, 1991); ORANGES ARE NOT THE ONLY FRUIT [TV] (UK, Beeban Kidron, 1990); PORTRAIT OF A MARRIAGE [TV] (UK, Stephen Whittaker, 1990); PUMPING IRON II ; THE WOMEN (US, George Butler, 1984); RED SONJA (US, Richard Fleischer, 1985); VERFURUNG - DIE GRAUSAME FRAU (GW, Elfi Mikesch & Monika Treut, 1985); TINY AND RUBY : HELL DIVIN' WOMEN (US, Greta Schiller & Andrea Weiss, 1988); JUNGFRAUENMASCHINE, DIE (GW, Monika Treut, 1989); LIVING END, THE (US, Gregg Araki, 1992); STRICTLY BALLROOM (AT, Baz Luhrmann, 1992); ALIEN [...] (UK/US, 1979-92) Notes: Filmography: p. 225-227; Includes bibliographical references and index ISBN: 0415107245; 0415107253 (pbk) LON: 10899929 More info
Long shots to favourites : Australian cinema successes in the 90s / by Mary Anne Reid
North Sydney: Australian Film Commission, 1993.
Making all the right moves
Herald Sun [Weekend] (12/08/2017) p.8 More info
Reliving the glory days
The Age (10/11/2017) p.12 Author: Maddox, Garry PhysDes: Clippings File Article Summary: Twenty-five years after Strictly Ballroom became a hit, Paul Mercurio still gets asked to recreate moments from the film. He was in a butcher shop in Melbourne - appropriately named Char Char Char - when a customer asked him for a 'twirl' this week. More info
Short cuts : A Muriel's Wedding musical?
The Age (02/07/2015) p.20 Call No: SUBJECT CLIPPINGS FILE; SCREEN AUSTRALIA Author: Maddox, Garry PhysDes: Clippings File Article Subject: COPYRIGHT. AUSTRALIA; SCREEN AUSTRALIA Summary: Screen Australia has handed over film/tv rights to over 1200 productions. This includes popular films like Muriel's Wedding and Strictly Ballroom More info
Stars align for Aussie film Ladies in Black
Sun Herald (17/06/2018) p.21 Author: Andrew Hornery PhysDes: Clippings File Article Summary: Picnic At Hanging Rock, Muriel's Wedding, Priscilla, My Brilliant Career, Strictly Ballroom, Mad Max, Gallipoli, Dead Calm, The Castle. The list is seemingly endless when it comes to naming some of the the quintessentially Australian movies we - and the rest of the world have loved. More info
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Strictly ballroom / Baz Luhrmann and Craig Pearce ; from a screenplay by Baz Luhrmann and Andrew Bovell
Sydney: Currency Press, 1992.
Call No: 79STR LUH Author: Luhrmann, Baz; Pearce, Craig Place: Sydney Publisher: Currency Press PubDate: 1992 PhysDes: xiv, 81 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm ISBN: 0868193593 LON: abn98246626; 14036005 More info
digital clippings file
STRICTLY BALLROOM : (AT, Baz Luhrmann, 1992)
Digital clippings file available Call No: TITLE CLIPPINGS FILE; DIGITAL CLIPPINGS FILE PhysDes: Clippings; Posters; Press kit; Publicity Subject: STRICTLY BALLROOM (AT, Baz Luhrmann, 1992) Notes: Stills in closed access. Please see staff. URL status: URL: 'http://file://Q:/T/STRICTLY_BALLROOM.zip'
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Sydney: Budget Books in association with Pan Macmillan Australia, 1992.
Call No: N79STR Source: AT Place: Sydney Publisher: Budget Books in association with Pan Macmillan Australia PubDate: 1992 PhysDes: 139 p.,  p. of plates : col. ill. ; 18 cm Subject: STRICTLY BALLROOM (AT, Baz Luhrmann, 1992) Notes: T`he book of the smash hit movie!'--Cover. More info
[Strictly ballroom : poster]
[Strictly ballroom : stills file]
The ties that bind : Andrew Bovell
Lumina (Summer 2010) iss.2 p.52-61 Author: Turk, Rachael; Bovell, Andrew PhysDes: Article Subject: SCRIPTWRITING; BOVELL, ANDREW; LANTANA (AT, Ray Lawrence, 2001); EDGE OF DARKNESS (UK/US, Martin Campbell, 2010) Summary: Inteview with Andrew Bovell, script writer notable for his work on Strictly ballroom, Lantana, Edge of darkness, Blessed, and his collaborations with Ana Kokkinos. More info