Screening: Ned Kelly
Saturday 11 August @ 5pm | Arc Cinema | $10 All Tickets
2003 | MA | 110mins | Australia | D: Gregor Jordan
From the Robert Drewe novel and adapted by John Michael McDonagh, Gregor Jordan’s 2003 film depicts Australia’s most famous bushranger as a complex man unwantingly drawn into his fight with the law. The cast includes Orlando Bloom, Naomi Watts and Geoffrey Rush. Heath Ledger emerges himself into his Ned Kelly role in an electric performance. Screening includes an introductory talk from Curator Alison Holland about her work with the State Library of Victoria’s Ned Kelly collection and her consulting work on the film.