Composing for the Screen: Bruce Smeaton in Conversation + Double Feature
One ticket for all 3 events - $10
A special evening of conversation with Bruce Smeaton, Australia’s most prolific film composer – responsible for the scores for Picnic at Hanging Rock, Evil Angels, Roxanne, and with Smeaton introducing and discussing his compositions for the films The Devil’s Playground and The Cars That Ate Paris.
In Conversation: Bruce Smeaton
FRI 8 December, 6PM | Arc Cinema
Film: THE DEVIL’S PLAYGROUND
FRI 8 December, 7PM | Arc Cinema
1976 | M | 107mins | AUSTRALIA | D: Fred Schepsi
13 yr old Tom struggles just as much with life in a Catholic seminary as his teachers do.
Film: THE CARS THAT ATE PARIS
FRI 8 December, 9PM | Arc Cinema
1974 | PG | 91mins | AUSTRALIA | D: Peter Weir
Residents in a rural town make their living causing highway wrecks then selling the salvage.
The exhibition Starstruck: Australian Movie Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery Nov 10 2017 to March 4 2018, features an image of Fred Schepsi directing on the set of The Devil’s Playground, and a behind-the-scenes production shot from The Cars That Ate Paris.