This was filmed in Union Lane in Melbourne. A regular stop in our City is Our Home Walks. We had to endure the ‘fruits’ of this in the days after. It was not pleasant. :(
One of the interesting things about Melbourne, is that it has many different spaces and sections. Each space or section, caters for something different. As the spaces change in the city, so do the people in those spaces and the activities done in them.
The laneways in Melbourne provide an alternate space and voice. Thus graffiti is a popular element of Melbourne’s laneways. Can you imagine the 3L milk challenge being done in the Block arcade?
Union Lane is one of the places in the city where we like to play laneway cricket. For us cricket is a way of blurring the lines between the different sections and spaces that exist in the city. When we play cricket a game is usually made up of ‘random’ people who all wish to play cricket. Ordinarily these people would not hang out or get to know each other, but by playing cricket they begin to realise that they have many things in common.