Great Films and their Great Images

Australia

Red Hill

"Alice? Have you seen my gun?"
- Shane Cooper
01 (52)
Dir: Patrick Hughes
DoP: Tim Hudson
Year: 2010
Country: Australia
Language: English
Genre: Thriller | Western
Color: Color
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

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Bright Star

"It ought to come like leaves to a tree, or it better not come at all."
- John Keats
01 (29)Dir: Jane Campion

DoP: Greig Fraser

Year: 2009

Country: UK | Australia | France

Language: English | French

Genre: Biography | Drama | Romance

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1

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Tracks

"I believe when you've been stuck too long in one spot,
it's best to throw a grenade and jump. And pray."
- Robyn
01 (58)Dir: John Curran
DoP: Mandy Walkerr
Year: 2013
Country: Australia
Language: English | Aboriginal
Genre: Adventure | Biography 
| Drama
Color: Color
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

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Wake in Fright

"I'm a doctor of medicine. And a tramp by temperament. I'm
also an alcoholic. My disease prevented me from practicing
in Sydney. But out here it's scarcely noticeable."
- 'Doc' Tydon
01 (30)Dir: Ted Kotcheff

DoP: Brian West

Year: 1971

Country: Australia | USA

Language: English

Genre: Drama | Thriller

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1

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Dark Shadows

"I am reminded of a line from Erich Segal's 'Love Story':
"Love means never having to say you're sorry." However, it
is with sincere regret that I must now kill all of you."
- Barnabus Collins
01 (14)Dir: Tim Burton

DoP: Bruno Delbonnel

Year: 2012

Country: USA | Australia

Language: English

Genre: Comedy | Horror

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1

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Triangle

"Oh you're just having a bad dream, that's all baby. That's all
 it was. Bad dreams make you think you're seeing things that you
haven't. You know what I do when I have a bad dream? I close my
 eyes and  I think of something nice - like being here with you."
- Jess
01 (10)
Dir: Christopher Smith
DoP: Robert Humphreys
Year: 2009
Country: UK | Australia
Language: English
Genre: Mystery | Thriller
Color: Color
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

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The Piano

"At night! I think of my piano in its ocean grave, and sometimes of myself
floating above it. Down there everything is so still and silent that
it lulls me to sleep. It is a weird lullaby and so it is; it is mine."
- Ada
01 (53)Dir: Jane Campion

DoP: Stuart Dryburgh

Year: 1993

Country: New Zealand | Australia 
| France
Language: English | BSL | Maori

Genre: Drama | Music | Romance

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1

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Mystic River

"We bury our sins here, Dave. We wash them clean.
- Jimmy
01 (55)
Dir: Clint Eastwood
DoP: Tom Stern
Year: 2003
Country: USA | Australia
Language: English
Genre: Crime | Drama 
| Mystery | Thriller
Color: Color
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

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Control

"Existence. Well, what does it matter? I exist on the best terms I can.
The past is now part of my future. The present is well out of hand."
- Ian Curtis

01 (31)

Dir: Anton Corbijn
DoP: Martin Ruhe
Year: 2007
Country: UKUSAAustraliaJapan
Language: English
Genre: BiographyDramaMusic
Color: Black & White
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

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Picnic at Hanging Rock

"What we see and what we seem are but
a dream, a dream within a dream."
- Miranda
01 (15)Dir: Peter Weir

DoP: Russell Boyd

Year: 1975

Country: Australia

Language: EnglishFrench

Genre: DramaMystery

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1