documentary / madman films / australian punk
Virginia produced THE MEANIES feature length documentary, ’Sorry ‘bout the Violence’, and the DVD entitled ‘The Meanies: A Seminal Australian Punk Tale’, for the Taiyo Films label, and distributed through Madman. The documentary and DVD were directed by Rachael Hough, with Taiyo Film, whom Virginia produced music-based film with between 2004 and 2008. Formed in 1988, The Meanies were one of Australia’s pre-eminent underground rock bands, and continue today. The DVD entitled The Meanies: A Seminal Australian Punk Tale, was released in 2006, and featured a documentary, 11 music video clips and a live concert filmed in Newcastle in 1994.