ACMI Identifier
504233
Title
Applause please
Alternative Title
Applause Please
Creator & Role
Ivan Gaal, production company
Experimental Film & Television Fund, production company
Ivan Gaal, director
Max Gillies, cast
Place of Production
Australia
Creation Date
1975
Colour
Colour
Sound / Audio
Sound
Duration
00:20:00
Language
English
Description
This film makes a personal statement on TV and commercial advertising and their insidious effect on the susceptibility of people. The message is given using an avant-garde style, told in mime and dramatics. Cast includes Max Gillies, Joe Bolza and Bob Thorneycroft and original music performed by Frank Zappa.
Audience Classification
Mediatheque - not for children (ACMI classified)
Form
Television
Genre
Experimental
Experimental/Experimental films - Australia
Subject Group
Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV/Television
Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV/Television advertising
Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology/Advertising - Social aspects
Mediatheque VoD Categories
Viewing Booths/Shorts
Holdings
16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)
16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)
16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)
MOV file H264; ACMI Digital Access Copy - presentation
MOV file H264; ACMI External Digital Access Copy