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BREAKING NEWS – MATCHING JACK WINS IN MILAN

July 17th, 2012

Exciting news – MATCHING JACK has won the awards for Best Directing (Nadia Tass) and Best Screnplay (Lynne Renew & David Parker) at the MIFF Awards in Milan. Congratulations to Nadia, Lynne and David!! link: MIFF AWARDS

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Cleveland International Film Festival 2011: ‘Matching Jack’ is a moving tale of love, loss and illness

July 17th, 2012

A sick child. A gorgeous, chic, smart, kind mother who lives in an equally gorgeous, oh-so-tasteful house with her gorgeous and successful architect husband. Same husband turns out be a philandering cad whose loutishness stretches believability. Sounds like a Lifetime channel movie of the week. In the hands of a lesser director and cast, it could be. In the…

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Matching Jack & director Nadia Tass at Belfast Film Festival

July 17th, 2012

It’s an emotional film. Bring tissues. Bring extras for the people sitting around you. Yet amidst the morbidity and bitterness there is hope, love, sacrifice, reluctant cooperation and enthusiastic generosity. And a timely reminder that children are worth fighting for and loving in good times as well as bad.

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REVIEW – PENRITH PRESS

July 17th, 2012

As a necessity we desensitise ourselves from so much that when a film like Matching Jack arrives, it reminds us that we are still human and able to feel something. In the case of this great Australian film it’s compassion to the nth degree.

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REVIEW – ECHO

July 17th, 2012

In every movie you see there will be an incident that stretches credibility to breaking point (in airhead, violence-as-porn fantasies like ‘Salt’ they are twenty to the dozen) Remember when the family absconded with the corpse in ‘Little Miss Sunshine’? It was simply not believable, but because there was something else more important happening, and because our commitment to…

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