Blacktown (2005)

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Blacktown (2005)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           
Australia
IMDb   6.6 /10
Creators
Director Kriv Stenders
Writer Kriv Stenders
Information
Release Date2005-07-24
Runtime1h 32min
GenreDrama, Romance
Content Rating
Awards
Company
CountryAustralia
LanguageEnglish
Tony Ryan
Tony Ryan
Tonyas Tony
Niki Owen
Niki Owen
Nikkias Nikki
Claytonas Clayton
Peteras Peter
Mara Stenders
Mara Stenders
Maraas Mara
Brooke Marsh
Brooke Marsh
Chookas Chook
Sharon Fitzgerald
Sharon Fitzgerald
Sharonas Sharon

Blacktown (film)

Blacktown is a 2005 Australian film produced and directed by Kriv Stenders and starring Nikki Owen. It was named for the Sydney suburb of Blacktown where it was set and shot.

The film, which Stenders financed himself for $50,000, won Most Popular Feature at the Sidebar Program at the 2006 Sydney Film Festival.


Premise

Nikki (Niki Owen) is a secretary who is struggling in a relationship with a married man. When she meets Tony (Tony Ryan), 'a black fella on a white bus', and despite their obvious differences, Nikki learns that there is room for romance in the desperate western suburbs struggle that is life in Blacktown.