In Search Of Anna

Director: 
Esben Storm
18 Sep 1978

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One of many road movies.

John composed part of the score. Other contributions from Alan Stivell, AC/DC and Rose Tattoo.

90 minutes homecoming movie of man who has been in prison for six years, about troubles with his former partners in crime and search for disappeared wife.

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John contributed to the score while in Australia touring.

The melody of the title song resembles verses of Small Hours. There's also a Dealer version there and one of Certain Surprise.

The first finished cut of this movie ran for two and a half hours. The film screened at the 1978 Cannes Film Festival only two days after the final print left the lab.
"When theatrically released in Australia this movie was a failure at the box-office."

First shown in Canada 18 September 1978 at the Toronto Film Festival. US release was 9 months later.
VHS copies carried different covers depending on year or country of release.
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Credits: 
Producer: Esben Storm
Director: Esben Storm
Actors: Richard Moir, Judy Morris, Chris Haywood, Bill Hunter
Carriers: 
Active Home Video, A226 (US)