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David Stratton: A Cinematic Life

David Stratton: A Cinematic Life

David Stratton: A Cinematic Life

Veteran Australian film critic David Stratton relates the development of Aussie cinema history in this documentary from the producers of Sherpa. Features interviews and commentary from Gillian Armstrong, Eric Bana, Russell Crowe, Nicole Kidman, Sam Neill and Hugo Weaving.

201797 minsAustralia
Documentary
Director:
Sally Aitken ('Getting Frank Gehry')
Writer:
Sally Aitken
Cast:
David Stratton

David Stratton: A Cinematic Life / Reviews

Urban Cinefile

Urban Cinefile

...astonishingly adroit editing by Adrian Rostirolla, and a marvellous score by Caitlin Yeo.

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Time Out

Time Out

This retelling of Stratton’s journey as Australia’s most prominent film lover is also a valuable primer in our cinema history.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

The film has a surprisingly wide emotional range, spanning laugh-out-loud moments ... to times of pathos and poignancy.

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The Australian

The Australian

For all the joys of such A-list chatter, this is much more than a film about a critic and the filmmakers he knows. It’s a memoir where everything connects.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

Quibbles aside, this is a moving tribute to a dedicated cinephile who deserves his status as a national treasure.

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News.com.au

News.com.au

A poignant tribute to a national living treasure.

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FilmInk

FilmInk

This doco about treasured Aussie film critic, David Stratton, entertains and informs in equal measure, but will leave you wanting more.

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