Director: Richard James AllenWriters/Producers: Richard James Allen and Karen PearlmanSecond Life Producer, Builder, Consultant and Designer: Gary Hayes (SL Gary Hazlitt)Based on the book and the film of the same title.Texts from Thursday’s Fictions, The Kamikaze Mind and other books by Richard James Allen.Story Consultant: Jacqueline TurnureMusic fragments from the original film score by Michael YezerskiA Physical TV Company ProductionAdditional text fragments and references from:Rumi, Meister Eckhart, Anna Akhmatova, William Wordsworth, Joseph Campbell, Sharon Gannon, David Life, John Lennon and Paul McCartney, St Francis of Assisi.
This project has been assisted by the Australian Government
through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.
Special Thanks for Thursday’s Fictions in Second Life to:
Josie Emery, Therese Fingleton, Literature Board of the Australia Council
- The Story of the Future,
Lisa Romano, Abigail E. Thomas, ABC Innovation
Courtney Gibson, Head of ABC Arts, Entertainment & Comedy
Peter Giles, Tony Walsh, AFTRS LAMP
Kate E. Wills
Andrew Plain, Huzzah Sound,
Mark Woszczalski, MetalDog Productions
The Project Factory
Sharon Gannon and David Life, Jivamukti Yoga
Sam Allen and Jaz Allen.
Click here to order the DVD of Thursday’s Fictions
Click here to download the Study Guide for the film Thursday’s Fictions
Click here to order the book The Kamikaze Mind
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Australia Council for the Arts
Thursday’s Fictions in Second Life is Copyright
© 2007 Richard James Allen and Karen Pearlman,
The Physical TV Company Pty Ltd. All rights reserved.
For further information, please contact:
The Physical TV Company
PO Box 522, Surry Hills, NSW 2010, Australia.
Tel: + 61 2 9699 1147. Email: PhysicalTV@bigpond.com
Physical TV Website: www.physicaltv.com.au
Click on this SLURL to start your journey
If you are already in Second Life you can: click on ''Search',
choose “Places”, type and select ‘Thursdays Fictions’.
Click on ‘Teleport’.
Alternatively, click on ‘Map’. Search: ‘Esperance’. ‘Teleport’.
Locate billboard, click on ‘Thursday’s Fictions’.
(Esperance is the AFTRS Island.)
There is a short excerpt from the film at the start area.
Walk to the end of the grove to enter the world of Thursday’s Fictions.
Please take your time.
This is a richly layered piece and asks you to ask questions of yourself.