Ian Pringle is an Australian film director producer and screenwriter. Pringle co-wrote and directed the Australian feature film Wrong World which was nominated for the Golden Bear at the 35th Berlin International Film Festival in 1985. His film The Prisoner of St. Petersburg was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1989 Cannes Film Festival. He produced Romper Stomper (starring Russell Crowe) and directed The Plains of Heaven and Isabel Eberhardt which starred Peter O’Toole. After a hiatus of some years he is back with the brilliant low budget feature The Legend Maker.
Ian joins us to speak about his approach to screenwriting and his glittering roller coaster career.
WHEN: Wednesday 3 September at 7pm
WHERE: The Water Rat Hotel corner of Park & Moray Streets South Melbourne VIC
COST: $5 for AWG Members (as well as Students and Concessions) and $10 for Non-Members
Members please login to the AWG website to receive your discount when registering online. Alternatively tickets are available at the door.
Please Note: The AWG originally promoted Steve Kearney and Peter Ivan as our guest speakers for our September VIC Event to talk about 'Oddball' however Steve has had to go on location in WA. Ian Pringle has graciously stepped in at short notice.