First screened in October 2018
Director: Sari Braithwaite. Documentary compiled of hundreds of movies clips excised by the Australian Film Board from 1958-1971, many of them characterized by explicit violence or sexuality and by normalized brutalization or objectification of women. Screenplay: Sari Braithwaite. Twitter Capsule:
Strenuously claims to bring some critical or ethical frames to a fund of lurid footage that it mostly just recirculates.
The accrual of misogynistic spectacle does have an eye-opening impact (for those who need their eyes opened), but montage and narration both feel basic.