A planned housing development in the mid 70's designed for an upstart Cockney immigrant developer, becomes the centre of controversy as tenants and squatters in the older houses refuse to move.
One man. One woman. Caught together in the cold terror of...HEATWAVE
Did You Know?
In an interview with 'Urban Cinefile', director Phillip Noyce
said of this film: "I'd have no doubt shot it differently ... told the story differently, today. Maybe that's because I'm more conservative. I might have made the connections between the conspirators more certain, rather than implied. _Heatwave_ belongs to a different era in Australian cinema, a time when we took a lot risks. I guess that comes with youth - the youth of the director and the youth of that second new wave of filmmakers. It was a time when there was a love affair between audiences and Australian cinema, something which these days is rather on and off." See more