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Poplar Film Presents: Australian Life in the 1970s
Tue 28 March 2017, 18:30 – 22:30 BST
Poplar Film shows fun flicks in fab locations.
This month we're celebrating all things Aussie with our theme: Australian Life in the 1970s.
Supporting Film, 6:30pm
Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation!
The 2008 docu-film explores the Australian New Wave of 1970s and '80s low budget cinema.
Main Feature, 8:15pm
Wake in Fright, introduced by Peter Fuller
The thriller, based on Kenneth Cook's 1961 novel, tells the story of a young school teacher from Sydney who descends into personal moral degradation after finding himself stranded in a brutal, menacing town in outback Australia.
Peter Fuller is an award-winning print, radio and TV journalist with a specialist knowledge in world cinema and Australian identity.