‘Victoria on Film’ look at Mary & Max

“What if I turn myself into an eight year old girl?” – Adam Elliot

As part of Victoria on Film Shane Jacobsen interviews Adam Elliot and Eric Bana on Mary & Max (2009).

Full interview here. The full interview runs for nearly 28 minutes. Turn off the distractions, grab a snack and a drink, then settle down for a reflection on Mary & Max.

Our partner ACMI are working with Film Victoria on a new series of to look back at some the state’s most iconic movies with Victoria on Film. The recent episode looks back at the iconic and award winning film Mary & Max. Hear about the development of the story, the production and effort by the crew, and the importance of finding the right voice actor.

Adam Elliot is a good friend of MIAF and we have been excited by his long history of exceptional clay animation films. This includes Harvie Krumpet (2003) which won the 2004 Academy Award for Best Short Animation. Adam’s full list of films are below. We recommend checking them all out.

  • Uncle (1996)
  • Cousin (1998)
  • Brother (1999)
  • Harvie Krumpet (2003)
  • Mary and Max (2009)
  • Ernie Biscuit (2015)
Mary and Max poster
Mary and Max – Adam Elliot