THE MERGER

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Mark Grentell Stars: Damian Callinan, John Howard, Kate Mulvany, Rafferty Grierson, Fayssal Bazzi, Josh McConville, Angus McLaren, Penny Cook, Nick Cody, Sahil Saluja, Harry Tseng, Ben Knight, Stephen Hunter, Aaron Gocs. Football is the lifeblood of many small rural towns across Australia and provides a sense of community and belonging. There have been a few films that have explored the world of Aussie Rules football – The Great McCarthy (1975); The Club (1980), which was based on David Williamson’s satirical play about the Continue reading

AUSSIE RULES THE WORLD – interview with director Michael McIntyre

by GREG KING A great new documentary has hit the screens. In Aussie Rules The World, director Michael McIntyre follows the AFL's international ambassador Brett Kirk on a round the world journey to sell our national game internationally. The journey takes Kirk to India, South Africa and many places in between.   To find out more about the film, Greg spoke to director Michael McIntyre for his Movies At Dusk program. http://www.mediafire.com/listen/jng26pogk2q0hv0/190729_002.MP3     Continue reading