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 - Establishing shot of the Australian outback where thunder is heard but no clouds are seen.  IMDB gives the location as the Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia.
Last Wave, The

laswa001. Establishing shot of the Australian outback where thunder is heard but no clouds are seen. IMDB gives the location as the Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia.

Last Wave, The - Children run when the lightning strikes.  Hammond, South Australia.
Last Wave, The

laswa002. Children run when the lightning strikes. Hammond, South Australia.

Last Wave, The - The wind rises and blows up dust. Hammond, South Australia, Australia,
Last Wave, The

laswa003. The wind rises and blows up dust. Hammond, South Australia, Australia,

Last Wave, The - The population look to the sky.  Hammond, South Australia about 350km north of Adelaide.
Last Wave, The

laswa004. The population look to the sky. Hammond, South Australia about 350km north of Adelaide.

Last Wave, The - Children play at school before a freak hailstorm.  Hammond.
Last Wave, The

laswa005. Children play at school before a freak hailstorm. Hammond.

Last Wave, The - Blue skies before the hail storm.  Hammond once again with Hammond Hotel in the background.
Last Wave, The

laswa006. Blue skies before the hail storm. Hammond once again with Hammond Hotel in the background.

Last Wave, The - The view from lawyer David Burton's window. The unimaginatively titled State Office Block, demolished in 1997 advises David Huggan. (RL)
Last Wave, The

laswa007. The view from lawyer David Burton's window. The unimaginatively titled State Office Block, demolished in 1997 advises David Huggan. (RL)

Last Wave, The - David Burton (Richard Chamberlain) leaves work in the rain.
Last Wave, The

laswa008. David Burton (Richard Chamberlain) leaves work in the rain.

laswa008n. The exit of the Wynyard Underground car park that comes out at Cumberland Street, in the Rocks. Although the buildings have changed David has included the car park doorway and the old sliding door which is still in action.
(Modern Photo Added: 05-08-2015)

Last Wave, The - One of David's daughters waits for him to arrive home.  Unknown location.
Last Wave, The

laswa009. One of David's daughters waits for him to arrive home. Unknown location.

Last Wave, The - David's father's church.
Last Wave, The

laswa010. David's father's church.

laswa010n. Ray Glenister has found the location for us. St Peters Anglican Church, Old South Head Road, Sydney, NSW He provides this image, albeit a different aspect shot, from Wikipedia with permission under GNU Free Documentation from Sardaka (talk) (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 18-12-2016)

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