|Venue||Chunky Move Studios, Southbank, VIC|
|First Date||7 August 2008|
|Opening Date||7 August 2008|
|Last Date||17 August 2008|
|Description||Axeman Lullaby is a collaborative exploration and reflection on the physical and climatic characteristics of Australian wood chopping and early Victorian bush settlements. Underpinning this new work is the desire to recreate a sense of Australian cinematic landscapes. In the mid 70s and early 80s Australian cinema produced a flood of films that captured a raw and experimental identity about suburban and indigenous myth. These films offered a somewhat serial and eerie portrayal about our past and unsettled future.
The powerful image of a man swinging an axe in the forensic nightmare of Thom