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Wendy Cracked a Walnut

Directed by Michael Pattinson
Australia, 1990
Drama, Romance


Romantic comedy that mixes magical realism with traditional Australian urban-outback contrasts. The plot centers on a bored woman (the eponymous Wendy) who conjures up the perfect lover, Jake, while her husband is out on the road suffering comical mishaps.

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Almost Directed by Michael Pattinson

Awards & Festivals

AACTA International Awards

1990 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress in a Lead Role

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