Don Dunstan Award 2017
Margaret and David: 5 Stars
The ADL Film Festival Board is delighted to announce Margaret Pomeranz and David Stratton as the recipients of the 2017 Don Dunstan Award. The Don Dunstan Award recognises the contribution of leaders in the screen, arts and culture industry.
For 28 years, Margaret and David entrtained us on their weekly film review programs - The Movie Show (SBS) and At the Movies (ABC). They have also been involved in the Adelaide Film Festival as special guests, jury members, mentors, muses and as the ADL Film Fest Patrons.
To mark this occassion, ADL Film Fest has invited friends and colleagues to bear witness to this mighty duo of the screen in a book. The collection, Margaret and David: 5 Stars, includes words from many leading lights of the industry, Geoffrey Rush, Fred Schepisi, Jan Chapman, Cate Shortland, Gillian Armstrong, Andrew Bovell, Josh Pomeranz, Al Clark, Richard Kuipers, Jay Weatherill, Andrew Mackie, Sandra Levy, Nashen Moodley, Adolfo Aranjuez, Kath Shelper and Warwick Thornton, with a major essay by Sandy George.
With thanks and acknowledgement to Wakefield Press and Arts South Australia for making this publication possible.
Available for purchase at the ADL Film Fest Box Office and all good bookstores (RRP$19.95).
Join us for the book launch and signing!