Interview: Wayne Blair, Director of ‘The Sapphires’

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Written by Alex Gibson on . Posted in Chris O’Dowd, Deborah Mailman, Jessica Mauboy, Miranda Tapsell, PFF21, philadelphia film festival, Shari Sebbens, Tags, The Pretentious Film Majors, The Sapphires, Wayne Blair

After premiering at Cannes Film Festival, ‘The Sapphires’ came to Philadelphia for PFF21 and received as much fanfare as it did in France. Audiences embraced the true story of four talented young Aboriginal girls, plucked from obscurity and transformed into a soulful Motown-style singing group.

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