Angelo Salamanca
Australian Cinema Ensemble



Something Lost, Something Gained

1993, 10 mins, comedy, 16mm  

Writer/Director: Angelo Salamanca     
Producer: Scottie Walker (Connolly)
Director of Photography: Stephen Amis
Editor: Nadia Cossich
Sound: Phil Winters
Music: Janine De Lorenzo

Cast:Joseph Spano; Nancy Finn; Wayne Condo; Nani McMullen.

First screened at Melbourne Fringe Film and Video Festival at the Panorama Cinema and Gallery (Festival Director: Jon Hewitt).


When a poverty-stricken mime artist is evicted from his rented house, he answers an ad for free bed and board at the luxurious home of an eccentric couple whose marriage, it seems, needs a spark.

Chris is delighted to accept his hosts’ hospitality but ultimately, gets more than he bargained for.