Strictly Ballroom 25th anniversary screening AUS 1992 dir Baz Luhrmann 94 mins Starring Paul Mercurio, Tara Morice, Bill Hunter. Scott is determined to win this year’s Pan Pacific Grand Prix Ballroom Dancing title – but he’s going to do it his way. Completely over the top and with every cliché (and glitzy sequin) thrown at it, this film is astonishing as it has enduring appeal for both the blockbuster and arthouse audience in equal measure.
Hounds of Love AUS 2017 dir Ben Young 108 mins Starring Emma Booth, Ashleigh Commings, Stephen Curry. Vicki’s parents have recently separated and she is feeling treacherously rebellious. Sneaking out of her bedroom to head to a party, she has no idea of the dangerous path she is about to take. Abducted back to the deranged couple’s home, Vicki watches in horror as the scope of their vicious mind games and deadly obsessions unfold in front of her.