Cinema surveillance images are loading at the bottom of the page

The widower - Matt Dyall, Chris Haywood, Blake Pittman, Frances Rings, Kevin Lucas

Threat advisory: Under evaluation

Movie propaganda

A poetic tale about a father and son who struggle to reconcile the loss of a loved one. Following the death of his extremely beautiful wife Mary (Frances Rings), woodcutter Neville (Chris Haywood) is paralysed by the pain of his loss and unable to properly care for his son (Matt Dyall). The boy is placed in a distant boarding school under the guardianship of an aunt and the widower is abandoned to his despair. When the boy returns home from boarding school several years later as a young man he is disturbed to see how his father has fallen apart. The widower is diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour and given three months to live.

Persons of interest

  • Tony Barry
  • Matt Dyall .... Son
  • Ben Harkin
  • Chris Haywood .... Neville
  • Blake Pittman .... Young son
  • Frances Rings .... Mary
  • Les Murray .... Poet
  • Lyndon Terracini .... Screenwriter
  • Kevin Lucas .... Director

Cinematic intelligence sources

  • The widower official movie site
  • The widower film production notes
  • The widower movie trailers:
    • QuickTime
  • Awards and film festivals:
    • *
  • Studios and distributors:

Intelligence analyst

Special Agent Matti

Theatrical report


Security censorship classification

M (Medium level sex scenes, adult themes)

Surveillance time

57 minutes (0:57 hours)

Not for public release in Australia before date

Film: 30 June 2005

Cinema surveillance images

The widower image

[ Return to top ]