Swimming Upstream

Based on the autobiographical novel by Australian swimmer Tony Fingleton and directed by Russell Mulcahy, this '50s-era inspirational story of surviving family dysfunction is oddly soft given that alcoholism, poverty and the poisonous legacy of child abuse figure so prominently. The second of five children born to seething Brisbane dockworker Harold Fingleton...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Anthony Fingleton
Producer (4 Credits)
Howard Baldwin
Paul Pompian
Exec. Producer (2 Credits)
Anthony Fingleton
William J. Immerman
Co-Producer (1 Credit)
Nick Morton
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (2 Credits)
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Roger Ford
Art Director (1 Credit)
Laurie Faen
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Kerrie Brown
Costumes (1 Credit)
Angus Strathie
Casting (1 Credit)
Special Effects (4 Credits)
Animal Logic
Danielle Rubin
Harry Ward
Simon Whiteley
Sound (1 Credit)
Greg Burgmann
Make Up (1 Credit)
Lynne O'Brien
Stunts (1 Credit)

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