35mm Dolby stereo feature - 1993


4k restoration Blu-Ray w/Dolby Digtal 5.1 - 2016
 
        
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Body Melt is a $1.65m feature film funded by the Australian Film Commission and Film Victoria. It was shot late 1992, with post-production completed by mid-1993.

The film is directed by Philip Brophy, whose 4 short stories formed the basis of a screenplay written by Brophy and Rod Bishop. Bishop is also co-producer with Daniel Scharf. Special make-up effects are by Bob McCarron; cinematography by Ray Argall; production design by Maria Kozic; and music score by Brophy. Body Melt's cast includes Gerard Kennedy; Andrew Daddo; Vince Gil; Neighbours stars Ian Smith & Ben Guerens; Blue Heelers Lisa McCune & William McGuiness; Flying Doctors heart-throb Brett Climo; plus Regina Gagailas, Adrian Wright, Tommy Dysart, Stygg Wemyss & Rosemary Margan.

1993
Festival screenings:
Sitges Fantasy Film Festival, Barcelona; London Film Festival; Melbourne Film Festival; Dublin Film Festival
1993
AFI nominations:
Best Sound, Best Art Direction, Best Editing
1994
Limited theatrical release Australia:
Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Sydney
thru DUMB Films
1994
Domestic video release Australia:
thru 21st Century
1994-98
International sales (theatrical, cable, broadcast, video, laser-disc):
UK, France, USA, Canada, Mexico, Russia, Poland, Greece, Cyprus, India, Japan, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Baltic States, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Brazil


2001-2006
Domestic & international DVD releases:
Australia, UK, USA, France, Mexico, Brazil, Germany, Holland
2015-2016
Domestic streaming:
SBS On Demand
2016
Australian Blu-Ray release (4k restoration w/Dolby Digital 5.1 mix):
thru Umbrella Entertainment

2017
2k screening, Astor Cinema, Melbourne



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