The Year My Voice Broke (1987)

JOHN DUIGAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  Australia, 1987.  Kennedy Miller Productions.  Screenplay by John Duigan.  Cinematography by Geoff Burton.  Produced by Terry Hayes, George Miller, Doug Mitchell.  Music by Christine Woodruff.  Production Design by Roger Ford.  Costume Design by Lyn Askew, Roger Ford, Fiona Nicolls.  Film Editing by Neil Thumpston.   This is the first of two films about the coming of age…

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Japanese Story

BBBB (out of 5) A rough mannered geologist (Toni Collette) and a Japanese businessman overcome cultural differences when they are stranded together in the middle of the Australian outback after their rental car gets stuck in quicksand. Following this mini-adventure, the two of them connect on a profound level and even enjoy a quick romance…

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Oscar And Lucinda (1997)

GILLIAN ARMSTRONG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA/Australia/United Kingdom, 1997.  Australian Film Finance Corporation, Dalton Films, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Meridian Films, New South Wales Film & Television Office.  Screenplay by Laura Jones, based on the novel by Peter Carey.  Cinematography by Geoffrey Simpson.  Produced by Robin Dalton, Timothy White.  Music by Thomas Newman.  Production Design by Luciana Arrighi.  Costume Design by Janet…

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