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form y separately published work icon Candy single work   film/TV  
Adaptation of Candy Luke Davies , 1997 single work novel
Issue Details: First known date: 2006... 2006 Candy
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'Based on the critically acclaimed bestseller, CANDY is the powerful story of two lovers whose intersecting lives take them on a journey of lust, addiction and self-destruction.'

Source: Screen Australia.

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Works about this Work

Australian Movie Scene's Influence on the World Jake Gunn , 2017 single work column
— Appears in: FilmInk , 27 December 2017;
The 100 Best Australian Films of the New Millenium Erin Free , Dov Kornits , Travis Johnson , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: FilmInk , 22 September 2016;
Poetry as Cinema : A Discursive Screening from 1913-2006 John Jenkins , 2011 single work criticism
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 71 no. 3 2011; (p. 135-148)
'Australian cinema began with a confident leap into the future. Charles Tait's The Story of the Kelly Gang, made in Melbourne in 1906, is credited as the world's first narrative feature. Post-Federation years continued to see poetry influence the national imagination, and occasionally inspire cinema on its journey.' (Author's abstract)
Balancing Act Tony Davis , 2011 single work column
— Appears in: Australian Author , June vol. 43 no. 2 2011; (p. 24-26)
Most writers lead messy lives filled with myriad jobs that help pay the bills in between the time they send on writing. Tony Davis.
You Did Not Read Faulkner! Sophie Cunningham (interviewer), 2008 single work interview
— Appears in: Meanjin , vol. 67 no. 2 2008; (p. 110-119)
'Sophie Cunningham talks to Luke Davies about his shifting between forms - and finds his heart still lies with poetry.'
Sinking to the Depths of Pleasure Andrew McCathie , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 15 February 2006; (p. 20)

— Review of Candy Luke Davies , Neil Armfield , 2006 single work film/TV
Sweet Pain Tom Ryan , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday Age , 21 May 2006; (p. 10)

— Review of Candy Luke Davies , Neil Armfield , 2006 single work film/TV
Love Can Be Bittersweet Jane Freebury , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 27 May 2006; (p. 26)

— Review of Candy Luke Davies , Neil Armfield , 2006 single work film/TV
When Love Is the Drug Evan Williams , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 27-28 May 2006; (p. 23)

— Review of Candy Luke Davies , Neil Armfield , 2006 single work film/TV
To Hell in a Spiral of Desire Paul Byrnes , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 27-28 May 2006; (p. 15)

— Review of Candy Luke Davies , Neil Armfield , 2006 single work film/TV
It's Curtains for Armfield Peter Craven , 2006 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 1 April 2006; (p. 19)
Neil Armfield will direct the play It Just Stopped by Stephen Sewell, previewed at the Malthouse Theatre from 3 April to 23 April 2006.
The Candymen Can Sophie Tedmanson , 2006 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 29-30 April 2006; (p. 4-5)
Explores, in particular, the collaboration between writer Luke Davies, director Neil Armfield and actor Geoffrey Rush during the transformation of Candy from book to film.
The Candy Man Can: An Author's Journey from Page to Screen Garry Maddox , 2006 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 4 May 2006; (p. 14)
Love and the Hell of Addiction Ron Cerabona , 2006 single work column
— Appears in: Canberra Sunday Times , 21 May 2006; (p. 2-3)
Celluloid Junkies Nick Prescott , 2006 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , September no. 284 2006; (p. 44-45)
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