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Tim Burstall


StorkStork (1971)
Dir. Tim Burstall
Feat. Bruce Spence, Graeme Blundell, Jackie Weaver
True blue Aussie classic with the hyper–gangly Bruce Spence whose bawdy misadventures in work, life and love are fueled by booze and a twisted…
Alvin Purple / Alvin Rides AgainAlvin Purple / Alvin Rides Again (1973)
Dir. Tim Burstall
Feat. Graeme Blundell
The first of a wave of Australian sex–comedies that proved exceptionally popular in 70s Oz. Here Bludell plays an ordinary Ocker who has a "way…
LibidoLibido (1973)
Dir. Tim Burstall, Fred Schepisi, David Baker
Feat. Jack Thompson, Robyn Nevin, Judy Morris
A straight–faced portmanteau film, with each of four tales centring around themes of eroticism and emotional betrayal. Scripted by four…
Eliza FraserEliza Fraser (The Rollicking Adventures of Eliza Fraser) (1976)
Dir. Tim Burstall
Feat. Susannah York, Trevor Howard, Noel Ferrier
Bawdy historical epic from the pen of David Williamson has York shipwrecked in 1830's Australia and forced to live with the local indigenous people.
End PlayEnd Play (1976)
Dir. Tim Burstall
Feat. John Waters, Ken Goodlet, George Mallaby
Aussie thriller adapting the1972 novel of the same name by Russell Braddon. A merchant sailor and his wheelchair bound brother attract the suspicions…
Last of the Knucklemen, TheLast of the Knucklemen, The (1979)
Dir. Tim Burstall
Feat. Gerard Kennedy, Peter Hehir, Michael Preston
Bawdy Aussie male–bonding movie set around an outback mining camp, based on the 1973 play by John Power.
Duet for FourDuet for Four (1981)
Dir. Tim Burstall
Feat. Michael Pate, Wendy Hughes, Diane Cilento
Wry Aussie dramatic comedy centres on wealthy toy manufacturer in the midst of a mid–life crisis, both his and his wife's infidelities and his…
Attack Force ZAttack Force Z (1982)
Dir. Tim Burstall
Feat. Mel Gibson, Sam Neill, Chris Haywood
Manly, gung–ho war vehicle stars fresh–faced Australasians Mel Gibson and Sam Neill as commandos dispatched to rescue survivors of a…
Naked Country, TheNaked Country, The (1985)
Dir. Tim Burstall
Feat. John Stanton, Tommy Lewis, Rebecca Gilling
Confrontational outback western pits a gritty Queensland rancher against an antagonised tribe of aborigines in 50s Australia.
KangarooKangaroo (1986)
Dir. Tim Burstall
Feat. Judy Davis, Colin Friels
Thinly veiled autobiographical account of novelist D.H. Lawrence features Colin Friels as 'a British writer' in Australia who gets unintentionally…

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