NFSA Restores: Proof
Wednesday 23 January, 3pm | Arc Cinema | All Tickets $10
1991 | M | 86mins | Australia | D: Jocelyn Moorhouse
Jocelyn Moorhouse’s dark comedy launched the international careers of actors Hugo Weaving and Russell Crowe. A visually impaired young man, Martin (Weaving), lives an emotionally isolated life and holds a deep-seated mistrust for the people around him. He takes photographs of his surroundings as a safeguard against being deceived. NFSA Restores digital print.
“There are adroit little truths everywhere, touching on blindness, cruelty, loneliness, deception and love. Writer/director Jocelyn Moorhouse has a dynamic knack for psychological twists, and for suspense in the unlikeliest of places.” – The Washington Post