Dr Plonk

It is the great year of 1907 and Dr Plonk, eminent scientist and inventor, calculates that the world will end in exactly 101 years. He must get to the future to save humanity, assisted by Mrs Plonk, his deaf-mute assistant Paulus, and Tiberius the dog. Filmed with original hand-crank technology of 1907, this unique offering, directed by innnovative Aussie Rolf de Heer, stars Magda Szubanski and Paul Blackwell.

Year: 2007
Genre: Comedy, Science Fiction, Australian Film, Time Travel
Country: Australia
Director: Rolf de Heer
Starring: Paul Blackwell, Magda Szubanski, Nigel Lunghi
Duration: 81 Minutes
Rating: G
Location in store: Australian Film



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