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Manny Lewis

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Crack comedian Carl Barron stars as the titular rib tickler in what should potentially be one of Australian cinema’s success stories of this year, MANNY LEWIS.

Adhering to the adage “write what you know”, Baron fashioned the story of the film around a stand-up comic, the process of the work, the tiring travail of touring, and the loneliness of being on the road.

Taking the story to director Anthony Mir, himself a former stand-up, the pair took themselves to Italy to structure and polish a script. As you would …

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