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Mark Lamprell Mark Lamprell i(A68422 works by)
Born: Established: 1958 ;
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Mark Lamprell's first feature film, My Mother Frank, played on the closing night of the Sydney Film Festival (1999). Mark has had vast experience in writing and directing, including working on various documentaries for Kennedy Miller. His 1989 documentary, 'Rosemary and Time', won the Berlin Film Festival & Symposium for the Disabled and the Paris Festival of Dance's Film Award. Mark has written for television and a children's book, as well as co-writing the screenplays for the feature films Contact and Babe: Pig In The City.

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y separately published work icon The Full Ridiculous Melbourne : Text Publishing , 2013 6165606 2013 single work novel

'Michael O’Dell is hit by a car. When he doesn’t die, he is surprised and pleased. But he can’t seem to move from the crash position. He can’t concentrate, or control his anger and grief, or work out what to do about anything much. His wife Wendy is heroically supportive but his teenage children don’t help his post-accident angst: daughter Rosie punches out a vindictive schoolmate and all hell breaks loose; son Declan is found with a stash of illicit drugs. A strange policeman starts harassing the family and ordinary mishaps take on a sinister desperation. To top it all off, Michael’s professional life starts to crumble.

'With this funny, compelling novel about love, family and the precarious business of being a man, Mark Lamprell’s extraordinary debut examines the terrible truth: sometimes you can’t pull yourself together until you’ve completely fallen apart.' (Publisher's blurb)

2015 shortlisted Russell Prize for Humour Writing
form y separately published work icon Slide SLiDE ( dir. Shawn Seet et. al. )agent Australia : Playmaker Media Hoodlum , 2011 Z1798786 2011 series - publisher film/TV young adult

'SLIDE is an exciting integrated multiplatform drama experience and tracks five teens as they smash their way into adulthood. When you’re 17, life can turn in 24 hours and for Bryan, Tammy, Luke, [Scarlett] and Eva this will be the transformative time of their lives. They’ve got 10 weeks, each other and a lift home from mum when they need it. SLIDE: survive your teenage years with a smile.'

Source: Screen Australia

2012 nominated International Awards The International Emmy Awards Digital Program: Children & Young People
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