A video portrait of Canberra car culture by Janice Kuczkowski and Joseph Falsone, in collaboration with sound artist Shoeb Ahmad. WINDSCREEN was screened on Saturday 19 October 2013 at SPIN Saturday at the TAMS depot, 255 Canberra Avenue, Fyshwick ACT.

This project explored the cut, polished and waxed underbelly of Canberra's car obsession, involving 7 dedicated car enthusiasts to tell the story of their personal relationship with their cars.

WINDSCREEN was commissioned for SPIN Saturday, a project of the Centenary of Canberra, proudly supported by the ACT Government.

Stills from WINDSCREEN, 2013, high definition digital video, 30 minutes 16 seconds:

WINDSCREEN. Starring (in order of appearance):

  • Tom Ballard - 1961 Cadillac Fleetwood 75 Formal Limousine
  • Gina Poulakis - "Coco" 1974 Mercedes Benz 280
  • Andrew Stamiris - "Patina Rattelina" 1969 Volkswagen 1600 TL Type 3 Fastback
  • Michele Guyer - March 87B Formula Holden
  • Malcolm Robertson - "The Airy Coupe" 1937 MG SA
  • Terry Keys - 1984 VK Commodore
  • Tony Pryce - 1949 FX Holden

WINDSCREEN, 2013, high definition digital video, 30 minutes 16 seconds: 


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