ARTS THURSDAY

by Bronwyn Rennex
posted 28/02/2018

ARTS THURSDAY 1 March – Anni Finsterer in ‘Sweet Country

Anni Finsterer on the set of Sweet Country

Arts Thursday 1 March, presented by Bronwyn Rennex

ON TODAY’S PROGRAM: 

The lovely actor, singer, writer, voice artist Anni Finsterer discusses her role in Warwick Thornton’s ‘Sweet Country’

Sweet Country is a period western, set in the late 1920s on the Northern Territory frontier, where justice itself is put on trial. Inspired by real events, Sweet Country follows what happens when Aboriginal stockman Sam (Hamilton Morris) kills white station owner Harry March (Ewen Leslie) in self-defence, Sam and his wife Lizzie (Natassia Gorey-Furber) go on the run. They are pursued across the outback, through glorious but harsh desert country.

My music selection, songs from film soundtracks, is in response to Warwick’s bold decision to have no music in his film. He allows the sounds and sights of the desert be the backdrop to the action.

Anni Finsterer (Nell) and Bryan Brown (Sergeant Fletcher) on the set of Sweet Country.

FIND OUT MORE:

Sweet Country:https://www.facebook.com/SweetCountrymovie/?hc_ref=ARRJHCBi7eV6PYy7bQH_3dJWtdivYG-l5PIxkpd4OK_h1S483pR5pVobqypYFhVpzUU

Anni Finsterer: http://annifinsterer.com/

Gasoline Pony: http://www.gasolinepony.com/

LISTEN AGAIN:

The whole program can be heard through the Arts Thursday pagehttp://eastsidefm.org/arts/artsthursday/ by clicking on the date 1 March 2018.

And watch out for individual podcasts at a later date.

Join Bronwyn Rennex fortnightly from 10:30 to noon on Arts Thursday.

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