Title
Candy
Director
Neil Armfield
Composer
Paul Charlier
Based on the work of
Luke Davies
Actor
Abbie Cornish Heath Ledger Geoffrey Rush
Language
English
Publisher
A-Film, 2008
1 dvd-video
Recording date
2006
Playing time
103 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans
EAN
8716777920879

About Neil Armfield

Neil Geoffrey Armfield (born 22 April 1955) is an Australian director of theatre, film and opera.

Biography

Born in Sydney, Armfield is the third and youngest son of Len, a factory worker at the nearby Arnott's Biscuits factory and Nita Armfield. He was brought up in the suburb of Concord, adjacent to Exile Bay. He was educated at the Homebush Boys High School where, in 1972, he was the Vice-Captain. In that year, Armfield directed the school's production of Milne's "Toad of Toad Hall" which garnered him the award of "Best Director" at the NSW High Schools Drama Festival. When asked in 2019: “Who or what was your biggest influence?” Armfield said; “Lindsay Daines at Homebush State High School, who encouraged my theatrical aspirations.” He then went on to study at the University of Sydney, graduating in 1977, and became Co-Artistic Director of the Nimrod Theatre Company in 1979. He joined South Aus…Read more on Wikipedia