David Stratton: A Cinematic Life

2 March
Location informationArc Cinema
Event cost$10

Critic David Stratton’s love affair with Australian cinema led him to understand himself and his adopted country. This is the glorious story of Australian cinema and its creators, told through the very particular gaze of a national treasure.

With an introduction by David Stratton.


David Stratton's biography

David Stratton AM is an award-winning film critic, film historian and lecturer, television personality and producer. He has served as President of the International Critics Jury for the Cannes and Venice Film Festivals, and was for 28 years co-host with Margaret Pomeranz of SBS's The Movie Show and ABC's At the Movies. A former critic for international film industry magazine Variety, he currently writes for The Australian. He is the author of film books The Last New Wave, The Avocado Plantation and 101 Marvellous Movies You May Have Missed, and a memoir, I Peed on Fellini.