Salon II @ Fish Lane Studios

Andrew Leavold

Wednesday 11 September – 6.30 – 8pm

179185_10151430095356872_2079957787_nFor those of you who don’t know this gentleman as yet, meet Brisbane’s very own cult video store owner-turned-guerrilla filmmaker, Andrew Leavold.  Leavold has spent 7 years tracking the brief filmic career and tragic life story of ‘Weng Weng’, the Filipino midget star For Your Height Only and other B-grade classics.

Leavold will muse on the Brisbane underground film making scene, funding challenges, obsession and other topical issues for creative natives.

Join us at Salon for a chat with Andrew prior to the national release in November of his feature length documentary, The Search for Weng Weng.