Re: Australian Film

Kristine R. Brancolini (brancoli@indiana.edu)
Fri, 1 Jun 2001 11:04:31 -0700 (PDT)

Thanks, Gary and Amy! This is the one... -- Kris

On Fri, 1 Jun 2001, Gary Handman wrote:

> The Castle? http://us.imdb.com/Title?0118826
>
> A Melbourne family is very happy living where they do, near
> the Melbourne airport (according to Jane Kennedy,
> it's
> "practically their back yard"). However, they are
> forced to
> leave their beloved home, by the Government and
> airport
> authorities. 'The Castle' is the story of how
> they fight to remain
> in their house, taking their case as far as the
> High Court.
>
> gary
>
>
>
>
>
> At 08:12 AM 06/01/2001 -0700, you wrote:
> >Can anyone help identify this film? This came in from a faculty member...
> >
> >
> >Do you know the title of a film about a kind of nutty Australian family?
> >The father's always giving junk to his kids for presents. An airport is
> >planned adjacent to his home, he fights it successfully and keeps his
> >home. Or something like that.
> >
> >
> >Thanks...
> >
> >Kristine Brancolini
> >Indiana University Libraries
> >brancoli@indiana.edu
>
> Gary Handman
> Director
> Media Resources Center
> Moffitt Library
> UC Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
> 510-643-8566
> ghandman@library.berkeley.edu
>
>
>

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