Original Schtick (documentary)

Directed by Maciek Wszelaki Maciej Wszelaki

Produced by Bronwyne Smith & Peter George

Edited by Jane Usher

Sound Designed by Stephen Joyce



Original Schtick

"One of the funniest and most bizarrely compelling documentaries ever made"

Joanna Murray-Smith, The Sunday Age

"Highly entertaining… very ‘Spinal Tap’ in flavour, very funny"

Jim Schembri, EG

"A Hilarious study of Melbourne’s small-town willingness to be dazzled by a big-noting American of questionable talent"

Gabriella Coslovich, The Age


Raymond Gill, The Age

"An excellent documentary with a fascinating and compelling subject... it's jaw-droppingly revealing and very clever..."

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The Movie Show, SBS TV

"It's priceless... it's invaluable!"

Shane Danielsen, The Australian

"It takes us where Tom Wolfe left off"

Phillip Adams, The Weekend Australian



Sundance Film Festival

Sydney International Film festival

Melbourne International Film Festival

Brisbane International Film Festival

New Zealand International Film Festival

Inaugural Noosa Film Festival

Darwin Film Festival

Palm Springs Film Festival, USA

Wisconsin Film Festival

Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival

Inside Out Festival - Toronto, Canada

Popcorn Film Festival, Stockholm, Sweden

OutFest Film Festival, LA, USA




e: originalschtick@hotmail.com




also see follow up documentary:

"Schtick Happens"





Maciek Wszelaki's other projects


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