Iceman (1984)

Director: Fred Schepisi
Starring: Timothy Hutton, John Lone, Lindsay Crouse

A fascinating film that blends science fiction, adventure and drama. A research team in the Arctic finds a prehistoric man preserved in a glacier and... Read more

The Devil's Playground (1976)

Director: Fred Schepisi
Starring: Arthur Dignam, Nick Tate, Simon Burke, John Frawley

Termed 'a comedy of sympathy about the old Christian fear of sex' (David Elliott), 'The Devil's Playground' is directed by Fred Schepisi ('The Chant o... Read more

Plenty (1985)

Director: Fred Schepisi
Starring: Meryl Streep, Charles Dance, Tracey Ullman, John Gielgud, Sting , Ian McKellen,...

Meryl Streep stars in this David Hare screenplay filmed by Australian director Fred Schepisi ('The Chant of Jimmy Blacksmith'). Streep is intelligent... Read more

The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith (1978)

Director: Fred Schepisi
Starring: Tommy Lewis, Angela Punch McGregor, Jack Thompson, Freddy Reynolds

Jimmie (Tommy Lewis), an Aborigine man of mixed racial heritage, faces prejudice and abuse in 19th-century Australia while performing the lowliest men... Read more

I.Q. (1995)

Director: Fred Schepisi
Starring: Meg Ryan, Tim Robbins, Walter Matthau

Meg Ryan, Tim Robbins and Walter Matthau are joined in this unlikely romatic comedy in which Albert Einstein plays cupid. Matthau is great as the geni... Read more

Empire Falls (2005)

Director: Fred Schepisi
Starring: Ed Harris, Paul Newman, Helen Hunt, Aidan Quinn, Joanne Woodward, Robin Wright,...

Based on Richard Russo's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, this gripping HBO miniseries stars Ed Harris as the hard-working manager of a struggling diner... Read more

The Eye of the Storm (2011)

Director: Fred Schepisi
Starring: Charlotte Rampling, Geoffrey Rush, Judy Davis

In the Sydney suburb of Centennial Park, two nurses, a housekeeper and a solicitor attend to Elizabeth Hunter (Charlotte Rampling) as her expatriate s... Read more

Words and Pictures (2013)

Director: Fred Schepisi
Starring: Amy Brenneman, Bruce Davison, Clive Owen, Juliette Binoche, Navid Nagahban

Jack Marcus is a seemingly washed up writer turned English professor teaching honors students. Not having published anything in years, not only is hi... Read more

Barbarosa (1981)

Director: Fred Schepisi
Starring: Willie Nelson, Gary Busey, Isela Vega

Willie Nelson plays the sensitive outlaw eluding the assassination attempts of his wife's overprotective family in this brilliant, beautifully mounted... Read more

It Runs in the Family (2003)

Director: Fred Schepisi
Starring: Michael Douglas, Kirk Douglas, Cameron Douglas, Diana Douglas, Rory Culkin, Bern...

Three generations of the Douglas acting clan are united for this bittersweet comedy-drama in which Kirk is a cantankerous patriarch and recovering str... Read more