This Roundtable has given me an opportunity to begin doing something that I should have been doing from the very beginning of my site, and that I intend to make a regular feature from now on: examining Australian genre films.

I did in fact make a start on this once before, but the project stalled—

Actually, I can tell you exactly when it stalled: on the 27th January 2010.

And what was it that I then spent nearly a decade avoiding…?

 

 
 

WAKE IN FRIGHT (1971)

 

 

 

 

 

[NB: NSFW – a little nudity (although not the kind you’re expecting)]

 

 

 

Liz Kingsley is the insane genius behind And You Call Yourself a Scientist!