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On The Edge: a tale of two cities

By February 10, 2012news


A collection of  super8, independent and experimental films written and directed by Daryl Dellora in the 1980s. Available for the first time on DVD. These films straddle filmmaking practice across two states and two cities, Sydney and Melbourne – presenting a singular record of Fitzroy and Collingwood and Newtown and Darlinghurst in the 1980s. Also includes the early work of Nicos Lathouris (Water Rats, Heartbreak High), Dani Cooper (Oranges and Sunshine, Battlestar Galactica), Peter McEvoy (Walkley-winning ABC journalist, Producer). Unique footage of Australian author and communist Frank Hardy (Power Without Glory).


Photo: Daryl Dellora interviews author Frank Hardy in Fitzroy 1985