Those who survive at its outer limits are harsh, compelling characters. I was hoping mad bastards was a whole lot better, but truth to tell my expectations were not high. In mad bastards, a fathers search for the son he has never known becomes a longdistance trek towards the real roots of indigenous life in outback australia. Brendan fletchers mad bastards, which had its world premiere before heading to sundance film festivals competition next week, is a toughminded and compassionate drama that not only feels. Writerdirector brendan fletcher debut feature film mad bastards is set to premiere at the 2011 sundance film festival.
A mad bastard was the name for the one who is dragging the net in the deep end where all the crocodiles are. The pigram brothers and alex lloyd brendan fletchers new film. Tj, an urban street warrior, journeys to the outback town in remote aboriginal australia to flee a troubled life in the city. Mulholland drive, psychokinesis, man hunt, jason bourne films, out now, black swan film, 1 june, muriels wedding. Mad bastards is an australian film about blackfellas in the kimberley. Tj encounters a host of amazing characters in the search for the son hes never known. Released 2011, mad bastards stars dean daleyjones, greg tait, lucas yeeda, ngaire pigram the movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 36 min, and received a score of out of 100 on metacritic, which. Watch mad bastards theatrical rental now on your favorite device. To say i didnt think much of bran nue dae is an understatement. Mad bastards is brendan fletchers debut feature film and took 9 years to make. Mad bastards is a very human tale told with an electric vibrancy rarely found in dramas of this ilk. Tj is a hardedged aboriginal man whos sick of scraping out an existence in the city.
Get notified if it comes to one of your streaming services, like netflix, on. Mad bastards world cinema dramatic competition from the sundance film festival 2011 trailer genre. Wyndham played host to the national premiere of the feature film mad bastards, which was also mostly shot in the remote kimberley town. They are brave to the point of being mad, says musician stephen pigram. A powerful story of transformation, mad bastards brings to life the maverick characters of remote western. I knew nothing about this movie before i saw it, except that it appeared to share the most superficial of similarities with bran nue dae ie. Mad bastards is a 2011 australian drama film written and directed by brendan fletcher. Years ago, tj dean daleyjones abandoned his wife and son, and as time passes his conscience tells him its time he began facing up to his responsibilities as a father. The australian film follows the story of tjs quest to find the son he. I have a little man inside of me with an axe, tj dean daleyjones says in the middle of mad bastards, brendan fletchers. Mad bastards 2011 stream and watch online moviefone. That description will cut its boxoffice potential in half, a sad fact. It is fletchers debut film and it premiered at the 2011 sundance film festival. Mad bastards was an official selection at the 2011 sundance film festival.
Three generations of men struggle to deal with the violent impulses that have scarred their lives in this drama from. Tj returns to the kimberley region of western australia to try and reconnect with his teenage son. Filled with powerful performances, great music and a charming sense of humour, mad bastards is an utterly fresh film that balances the tough with the tender, while walking the path to being a man. Brendan fletchers debut film is in competition at the sundance film festival in january 2011. Still, mad bastards is a better name for the movie than sad young man. Bastards2 complete movie f70, free movie see porn video c6. The awards ceremony is on 16th november at luna park in sydney. Mad bastards was one of the best film i have seen about relation between. Tjs life in the city is being ripped apart by a cyclone of drinking, fighting and hating. On the road across the stunning kimberley, tj encounters a host of amazing characters in the search for the.532 752 1010 504 441 542 683 817 91 1267 786 869 710 757 45 1248 1270 1011 248 974 1304 613 289 1565 524 1583 1004 120 868 222 1524 69 1492 972 1286 161 1025 674 170 1423 344 432 22 902 721 1003