TITLE

The Aussies Take Hollywood

AUTHOR(S)
Clifton, Tony; Horn, John
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);3/25/2002 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 139 Issue 12, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the number of Australians who have been nominated for Oscars in 2002, including Russell Crowe, Nicole Kidman, and Baz Luhrmann; Reasons why the Australians are successful in Hollywood, including their drama training; Background on film in Australia; Mention of the National Institute for Dramatic Art (NIDA); Likelihood that more U.S. movies will be made in Australia; Versatility of Australians. INSET: Hold The Tofu, Please.
ACCESSION #
6405148

 

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