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'With just six films over thirty years (1992-2022), Baz Luhrmann and his creative and marital partner Catherin Martin have successfully created their globally marketable brand, BAZMARK, from an Australian production base, with major American studio finance and distribution. Critically, their films, including ELVIS, sharply polarize opinion unfailingly, so much so that now one expects it. Certainly, the director does so, sanguinely. ' (Introduction)


  • Epigraph: “It was the greatest Carnival Attraction I’d ever seen…
    His Super Power was Music.”
    – Colonel Tom Parker

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    y separately published work icon Senses of Cinema no. 104 January 2023 25761192 2023 periodical issue

    'As is customary for the sensible folks at Senses of Cinema, we begin the new year by looking backwards. Our annual World Poll invites authors and audiences to reflect on their cinematic highlights of the previous year. This year’s zeitgeist thermometer for the world of film catalogues submissions from Australia to Albania, Iran to Indonesia, Spain to Saudi Arabia and beyond. What emerges is a spectrum of what can constitute best practice in terms of filmmaking and film going in 2022.' (Editorial introduction)

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  • Elvis Baz Luhrmann , Craig Pearce , 2022 single work film/TV
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