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Australians on the Silver Screen: The Picture Show Man

Australians on the Silver Screen: The Picture Show Man

Silent Film Festival

A warm and witty comedy set in the 20's chronicling the adventures of Maurice Pym, a flamboyant showman travelling the Australian back roads presenting silent films.

Picture show man poster cover
1 / 3 events in this Silent Film Festival series
Sunday
27 January 2019 2pm to 3:45pm

Price

General Admission: $20.30
Concession: $15.30
State Library of NSW Friends Members: $15.30

Location

Metcalfe Auditorium, Ground Floor
Macquarie Building
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia

 

Australians on the Silver Screen: The Picture Show Man
1977, 94 mins 
 
With Soundtrack

A warm and witty comedy set in the 20's chronicling the adventures of Maurice Pym, a flamboyant showman travelling the Australian back roads presenting silent films. Braving much hardship and heartbreak along the way, Pym soon clashes with rival showman Palmer a loud-mouthed, super-cool, ever-smiling American. 

Australians on the Silver Screen includes the following: 

  1. Sunday Too Far Away – Sunday January 20 
  2. The Picture Show Man – Sunday January 27 
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