Warwick Thornton: Samson & Delilah

2009 Message Sticks Film Festival

Past Event: 30 August 2009

Samson & Delilah
Image courtesy of 2009 Message Sticks Indigenous Film Festival

Celebrate Indigenous culture and see Warwick Thornton's Camera d’Or winning film, Samson & Delilah.

About Samson & Delilah

[Australia, Drama, 101 Min, 2009]
Writer/Director: Warwick Thornton
Producer: Kath Shelper

Samson and Delilah’s world is small – an isolated community in the central Australian desert. When tragedy strikes they turn their backs on it and embark upon a journey of survival. Lost, unwanted and alone they discover that life isn’t always fair, but love never judges.

For more information about Samson & Delilah visit the offical Samson & Delilah website.

Also screening: Warwick Thornton Retrospective: Short Films at 11am and the Making of Samson & Delilah at 3.30pm on Sunday 30 August. Refer to individual listings for further details.

Presented as part of 2009 Message Sticks Indigenous Film Festival.

Message Sticks Film Festival is presented by Blackfella Films in association with Screen Australia, The National Film & Sound Archive, Sydney Opera House and SBS Television.

Proudly supported by Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Melbourne Museum.