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BARRACUDA

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ADAPTING THE NOVEL

EPISODE 1

STORYLINE
Author, Christos Tsiolkas, discusses the process of writing Barracuda and the novel adaptation for the screen.


CHRISTOS MEETING ELIAS

EPISODE 2

STORYLINE
Author, Christos Tsiolkas, discusses meeting actor, Elias Anton, cast as lead character Danny Kelly, for the first time.


CINEMATOGRAPHY

EPISODE 3

STORYLINE
Director, Robert Connolly, talks about the visual strategy behind Barracuda.


COACHING ELIAS

EPISODE 4

STORYLINE
Olympic swimming champion, Nicole Livingstone, discusses the training regime followed by Elias Anton and other cast members.


INSIDE SWIMMING

EPISODE 5

STORYLINE
Key cast and crew talk about the role of sport in our lives.


OLYMPIC MOMENTS

EPISODE 6

STORYLINE
Nicole Livingstone, Chris Vaningen, Tony Ayres and Christos Tsiolkas recount their favourite Olympic moments.


THE MOTHERS

EPISODE 7

STORYLINE
Producer, Tony Ayres, discusses the shared experiences of the mothers of Barracuda.


THE FATHERS

EPISODE 8

STORYLINE
Author, Christos Tsiolkas, discusses Dan's father figures in Barracuda.


THE TAYLOR PARTY

EPISODE 9

STORYLINE
Actor, Ben Kindon, and author, Christos Tsiolkas, discuss shooting the Taylor family's World Record party scene.


DEMET & DANNY

EPISODE 10

STORYLINE
Director, Robert Connolly, discusses the relationship between Danny and his childhood friend Demet.


SUCCESS & FAILURE

EPISODE 11

STORYLINE
Key cast and crew discuss what success and failure and what it is that makes us great.


DANNY & DENNIS

EPISODE 12

STORYLINE
Director, Robert Connolly, discusses the development of the character Dennis, and the relationship he shares with Danny.


DANNY & MARTIN

EPISODE 13

STORYLINE
Director, Robert Connolly, discusses the relationship shared by Danny and Martin.


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