FILM : Last Wave, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Last Wave, The 1977 Richard Chamberlain, Olivia Hamnett, David Gulpilil South Australia, New South Wales
Director : Peter Weir   Production Company : Australian Film Commission, Ayer Productions, Derek Power  Region : REST OF THE WORLD

A Sydney lawyer defends five Aborigines in a ritualized taboo murder case and in the process learns disturbing things about himself.

Screen shots uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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The Last Wave [1978] [DVD]

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Last Wave, The - David plays with his daughter whilst visiting his father, Reverend Burton.
Last Wave, The

laswa011. David plays with his daughter whilst visiting his father, Reverend Burton.

Last Wave, The - During a freak rainstorm in Sydney, an Aborigini dies under mysterious circumstances.
Last Wave, The

laswa012. During a freak rainstorm in Sydney, an Aborigini dies under mysterious circumstances.

laswa012n. The Glenmore Hotel on Gloucester Street in the Rocks with thanks to David Huggan. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-08-2015)

Last Wave, The - The police arrive at the bar outside which the death occurred.
Last Wave, The

laswa013. The police arrive at the bar outside which the death occurred.

laswa013n. David Huggan replaces his previous shot with the correct title of the Glenmore Hotel.
(Modern Photo Added: 05-08-2015)

Last Wave, The - Chris Lee and his friends are taken to a Legal Assistance office to meet David. Driving down Essex Street towards Gloucester Street, The Rocks, Sydney.
Last Wave, The

laswa014. Chris Lee and his friends are taken to a Legal Assistance office to meet David. Driving down Essex Street towards Gloucester Street, The Rocks, Sydney.

laswa014n. Spot on location says David Huggan. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 01-07-2015)

Last Wave, The - Further along the journey.  Turing from  Essex Street into Gloucester Street.
Last Wave, The

laswa015. Further along the journey. Turing from Essex Street into Gloucester Street.

laswa015n. And another from David Huggan showing as it is now. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 01-07-2015)

Last Wave, The - The Aborigines arrive at the office.  Gloucester Street again. The building has been replaced.
Last Wave, The

laswa016. The Aborigines arrive at the office. Gloucester Street again. The building has been replaced.

Last Wave, The - Entering the office to meet David Burton.  The corner of Essex Street and Gloucester Street.  All of the buildings have disappeared except the one to the extreme left.
Last Wave, The

laswa017. Entering the office to meet David Burton. The corner of Essex Street and Gloucester Street. All of the buildings have disappeared except the one to the extreme left.

laswa017n. David reveals the current "state of play". (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 02-07-2015)

Last Wave, The - David Burton's house.  Unidentified location.
Last Wave, The

laswa018. David Burton's house. Unidentified location.

Last Wave, The - Chris Lee (David Gulpilil) visits a Shaman. Gloucester Street, Sydney, New South Wales.
Last Wave, The

laswa019. Chris Lee (David Gulpilil) visits a Shaman. Gloucester Street, Sydney, New South Wales.

laswa019n. David Huggan moves on to "filling the gaps" for us and sends this shot of now a much smarter house. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 02-07-2015)

Last Wave, The - Panning from image laswa019 shows the house next door. Gloucester Street in The Rocks, Sydney.
Last Wave, The

laswa019a. Panning from image laswa019 shows the house next door. Gloucester Street in The Rocks, Sydney.

laswa019an. David similarly pans. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 02-07-2015)

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