With his film The Queen and I, Douglas Watkin captures an encounter with royalty that became a highlight in his father’s life. Produced by Doug’s film company Double Wire with sound designed by our own Tfer Newsome.
Making a return to the film maker’s home town The Queen & I will be exhibiting in the Cairns Regional Gallery from the 28 June – 11 August.
The Queen & I is already apart of the GoMA/Queensland Art Gallery collection “Now”. It will be screening later this year at GOMA. The Queen & I is now a part of The National Australian Art Gallery in Canberra, soon to be featured in a exhibition.
Keep an eye out at film festivals and art exhibitions near you for The Queen and I as it tours Australia.