For the first time EVER – Brisbane’s Kings of Cult Movies – Kristian Fletcher and Andrew Leavold meet head to head for this amazing event!
THE SEARCH FOR WENG WENG (96 min)
The bizarre history of Filipino B-films, as told through filmmaker Andrew Leavold’s personal quest to find the truth behind its James Bond superstar Weng Weng.
Followed by a Q&A – Kristian Fletcher will interview the man behind the doco Andrew Leavold
Books and merchandise will be available for sale on the evening.
Tickets $12 + booking fee (18+ event)
With licensed bar
Andrew Leavold owned and managed Trash Video, the largest cult video rental store in Australia, from 1995 to 2010. He is also a film-maker, published author, researcher, film festival curator, musician, and above all, unrepentant and voracious fan of the pulpier aspects of genre cinema. His writing has been published globally in mainstream magazines, academic journals and underground cinema fanzines, for the last two decades. This is his first book.
Bar open from 6.30pm / Screening 7pm