Glasgow Film Festival 2015

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Tender Tender
Tender and The Smuggler
52 Tuesdays (Country: Australia; Year: 2013; Director: Sophie Hyde; Writer: Matthew Cormack, Matthew Cormack, Sophie Hyde; Stars: Tilda Cobham-Hervey, Del Bert, Beau Travis Williams, Imogen Archer, Mario Spate, Sam Althuizen, Danica Moors, Susan Hyde, Greg Marsh, Audrey Mason-Hyde, Susie Skinner)
Over the course of a year, a teenage girl adjusts to life as a woman while her mother adjusts to life as a man.
Fell (Country: Australia; Year: 2014; Director: Kasimir Burgess; Stars: Matt Nable, Daniel Henshall, Jacqueline McKenzie)
A man who lost his daughter in a terrible accident returns years later to seek our the logger whom he holds responsible - and who now has a daughter of his own.
The Little Death (Country: Australia; Year: 2014; Director: Josh Lawson; Writer: Josh Lawson; Stars: Bojana Novakovic, Damon Herriman, Josh Lawson, Ben Lawson, Lisa McCune, Lachy Hulme, Patrick Brammall, Tasneem Roc, Kate Mulvany, Kate Box, Stephanie May, T.J. Power, Darren Gallagher, Zoe Carides, Paul Gleeson)
A group of suburban Sydney couples explore their taboo sexual predilections, causing havoc with their relationships.
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (Country: Australia; Year: 1981; Director: George Miller; Stars: Mel Gibson, Bruce Spence, Vernon Wells)
Troubled drifter Max becomes the unlikely defender of a post-Apocalyptic community besieged by vicious outlaws who want its oil.
The Smuggler (The Mule) (Country: Australia; Year: 2014; Director: Angus Sampson, Tony Mahony; Writer: Jaime Browne, Angus Sampson, Leigh Whannell; Stars: Hugo Weaving, Angus Sampson, Leigh Whannell, Ewen Leslie, Geoff Morrell, Georgina Haig, Noni Hazlehurst, John Noble, Nick Farnell, Chris Pang, Lasarus Ratuere, Marsha Vassilevskaia)
A naïve drug mule in police custody who’s swallowed heroin pellets fights the urge to expel the evidence as mobsters and corrupt cops close in.
52 Tuesdays 52 Tuesdays
52 Tuesdays and Wake In Fright
Stunt Rock (Country: Australia, Netherlands; Year: 1980; Director: Brian Trenchard-Smith; Stars: Grant Page, Monique van de Van, Margaret Gerard)
Daring stunts and rock music from industry legend Grant Page.
Tender (Country: Australia; Year: 2013; Director: Lynette Wallworth; Writer: Lynette Wallworth)
A close-knit community in Australia start up a not-for-profit funeral service.
Wake In Fright (Outback) (Country: Australia, US; Year: 1971; Director: Ted Kotcheff; Writer: Evan Jones, based on the book by Kenneth Cook.; Stars: Donald Pleasance, Gary Bond, Chips Rafferty), Official Site
A young teacher gets more than he bargained for in a violent outback town, in a film that reportedly even gives Nick Cave nightmares...
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