Posts tagged "Mystery Road"

BFI London Film Festival: Goldstone

Goldstone Directed by Ivan Sen Starring Aaron Pedersen, Alex Russell and Jacki Weaver by Amanda Farley In this sequel to Ivan Sen’s Mystery Road, Indigenous detective Jay Swan (Aaron Pedersen) returns, this time, sent to the frontier town of Goldstone on a missing person’s inquiry. His arrival upsets the easy life of local sheriff Josh […]

Mystery Road

Directed by Ivan Sen Starring Aaron Pedersen, Hugo Weaving, Jack Thompson and Ryan Kwanten In UK cinemas August 29th, 2014 by Joanna Orland Imagine an Australian filmic version of True Detective with social and political commentary at its core rather than merely a study of characters.  Mystery Road is a gritty and harrowing modern-day Western […]