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johnlink ranks LAKE MUNGO (2008)

I almost watched this film a couple of times, but the fund footage thing is one that makes me more and more hesitant. Turns out this is not your typical found footage film but is, instead, a faux-documentary. 547 more words

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Lake Mungo (2008)

Director: Joel Anderson

Writer: Joel Anderson (Screenplay)

Starring: Rosie Traynor, David Pledger, Martin Sharpe, Talia Zucker, Tania Lentini, Cameron Strachan, Steve Jodrell


Plot: When sixteen year old Alice Palmer (Zucker) drowns while swimming the family get told it was an accidently death. 418 more words


Mama, I'm never coming home

Lake Mungo

Year: 2008

Director: Joel Anderson

Country: USA

The footage found genre is a veritable dead horse getting its rotting hind legs canned by independent and mainstream filmmakers alike. 246 more words

Movie Reviews

Lake Mungo (2008)

Directed by Joel Anderson, Lake Mungo is an Australian take on the faux documentary horror genre that falls short because it over-stuffs itself with abject twists and unnecessarily dense avenues. 575 more words


ATF2013: David Pledger; The Artist Is Dead. Long Live the Artist.

Currency House is perhaps best well known for its quarterly publication the Platform Papers, essays about all facets of the performing arts written by practitioners. 1,413 more words

Australian Theatre Forum



(The ARCANUM feature is my attempt to present some of my older write-ups to newer Good and Most Beloved and P… 616 more words

Four Top Hats

My Heart is Fixed

My heart is fixed, O God, my heart is fixed: I will sing and give praise.” (Psalm 57:7)

It is good to be able to say with David, that “my heart is fixed.” There are many who could never truly be described by the word “fixed.” They are continually changing or, as the Scripture says, “carried about with every wind of doctrine.” The apostle Paul tells us that one purpose of the Christian ministry is to do this very thing.

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