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Reference Type The Herald newspaper
Title Why the buffs are going to Brighton
Author(s)Neil Jillet
Town Melbourne
State VIC
Country Australia
Publication Date 02-12-1982
Citation Date
Comments This Article is presents a somewhat pessimistic view of the arthouse cinema industry, with the manager Michael Walsh defending his cinemas decission to show primarily arthouse fare and how even though it effects his bottom line, he will continue to push through. It shows that even 30 years ago, big budget hollywood films controlled the majority of the market share.
Synopsis Niel Jillet presents a lengthy interview with Brighton Bay Twin's manager Michael Walsh, exploring the cinema from the business side to its unique fare and Michaels desire to show an eclectic and unique theatre experience. It also explores the eclectic clientelle that frequent the cinema.
tags: Andrew Pike Brighton Bay Twin Hoyts Isaac Elliott Mephisto Michael Walsh 
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