ARTS FESTIVAL

17 MARCH 2018
1-7PM + AFTER PARTIES

NEWACTON
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Don Featherstone

Difficult Pleasure: A Portrait Of Brett Whiteley

A treasure unearthed from the depths of the National Film and Sound Archive, this revealing portrait of one of Australia's finest painters was filmed in his studio on location in 1989.

About the artist

Don Featherstone is an Australian documentary filmmaker. His work includes documentaries about many significant figures in Australian arts and culture, including authors David Malouf and Tim Winton, artist Brett Whiteley and dancer Robert Helpmann, as well as the satirical mockumentary BabaKiueria. From 2005 to 2010, Featherstone researched and filmed the documentary Kokoda, based on the book by Paul Ham.

Time

5.30-7pm

Event Area: NFSA Arc Cinema