Welcome to a special episode of The Last New Wave. Andrew was able to sit down and discuss the great career of Brian Trenchard-Smith with the man himself. Starting off with a discussion about his new book – The Headsman’s Daughter – before moving back to where it all began with Brian’s editing of trailers and then moving into directing The Man From Hong Kong. This extensive interview covers a lot of Brian’s work, while at the same time it only just scratches the surface.
The Australian film Brian recommends at the end is Tony Williams Next of Kin.
Make sure to head over to Amazon to purchase The Headsman’s Daughter.
Find more of Brian Trenchard-Smith’s work on Trailers From Hell.
Head over to Umbrella Entertainment to purchase the 4K Bluray of The Man From Hong Kong.
Dead-End Drive-In can be purchased from Arrow Entertainment.
Make sure to listen to Part One on The Man From Hong Kong featuring Miranda Sajdak here.
Listen to the other Australian New Wave episodes below:
Wake in Fright – 1970 – Ted Kotcheff – Guest Michael Denniston
The Man From Hong Kong – 1975 – Brian Trenchard-Smith – Guest Miranda Sadjak
The Man From Hong Kong – Interview with Director Brian Trenchard-Smith
Puberty Blues – 1981 – Bruce Beresford – Guest Bernadette Peirce
Razorback – 1984 – Russell Mulcahy – Guest Simon Sherry
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