SLIM DUSTY MOVIE, THE
Journey back to an Australia of country showgrounds, back-breaking roads, irrepressible bush larrikins, long trains and ever-rolling trucks, paddocks of ripened wheat and kegs of amber fluid. Welcome to the world of SLIM DUSTY. Every year the fans waited for his travelling country band, from Alice Springs to Sydney, from Cunnamulla to Gundagai - and he never disappointed them. Filmed over 20,000 kilometres in a variety of frontier towns, truck stops, rodeo arenas and concert halls THE SLIM DUSTY MOVIE is a film experience like no other!Combining nostalgic historical recreations, exhilarating concert scenes and on-the-road candid footage with the man himself, this big screen adventure spans 50 years in the life of a remarkable performer who was known the world over as "The Man Who Is Australia".
- Brand new 16:9 transfer (ratio 2.35:1)JUST ROLLIN' - An all-new feature length documentary on the making of the film, and the life of Slim Dusty. Includes exclusive interviews with Joy McKean, Anne Kirkpatrick, David Kirkpatrick, Heather McKean, Kent Chadwick, Rob Stewart, Rod Coe, Mike Kerin, Mandaway Yunupingu and Glenn A. Baker.Never before seen behind-the-scenes footage with commentary from producer Kent Chadwick.Never before seen Slim Dusty rehearsal and performance footage.Reconstructed deleted scene - "Gymkhana Yodel"."Old Purple" featurette.PARKINSON IN THE TOP END - Slim in conversation with Michael Parkinson on location.STATE AFFAIR Slim Dusty and Joy Kirkpatrick interview.MOVIE SCENE Slim Dusty and Kent Chadwick interview.Slim's 1984 VFL Grand Final performance.The Space Shuttle Columbia's Slim Dusty broadcast.Extensive stills gallery accompanied by a 1983 radio interview with Slim discussing the Mt.Isa shoot."The Slim Dusty Movie" promotional gallery accompanied by Slim Dusty tribute songs.Original theatrical trailer.
- Slim Dusty
- Rob Stewart