Pawno

Pawno

Pawno

Independent Australian drama following a cast of characters and their stories, all revolving around an ageing Melbourne Pawnbrokers.

2015Rating: MA15+, Strong coarse language and violence86 minsAustralia
DramaFestival & Independent

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Pawno / Reviews

Time Out

Time Out

In the vein of Kevin Smith’s Clerks and Wayne Wang’s Smoke, and worthy to sit in their company, even if some gags clunk and one of the colourful figures on show – a Vietnamese restaurant owner – is cringingly stereotypical.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

It’s good on everyday Australianisms and laidback comedy but limited characterisation and unsubtle telegraphing don’t help this day-in-the-life drama revolving around a Melbourne pawn shop.

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The Australian

The Australian

An outstanding example of contemporary independent Australian cinema.

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