The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

Continuity mistake: When they are in the bar in Broken Hill, Old Shirl comes over and slaps her right hand down on Bernadette's. Then, in the next camera shot, it's her left hand.

Continuity mistake: When Mitzi and Felicia wake up the morning after they left Bernadette and Bob to get drunk, if you look at the shot out of the bus window of Bob and Bernadette, Bernadette's face is next to the cake. Once Mitzi and Felicia are out of the bus, Bernadette's face is on top of the cake.

Continuity mistake: Tik is practising their dance routines and he is wearing a green dress and he's got a cigarette in his hand. In one shot the cigarette is there and in the next, which is far away, it's not there.

Visible crew/equipment: The morning after Priscilla breaks down in the outback, during breakfast an argument breaks out. During this the reflection of the cameraman and boom man can be seen in sunglasses.

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Aboriginal Man: So... You actually make money by dressing up like a woman?
Tick: Oh, sure. You can make a fine living in a pair of heels.

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Trivia: When Mitch, Felicia and Bernice walk down the Broken Hill main street in drag, the reactions of the local people are completely real and unrehearsed. No-one had been given any warning that the film was being shot.

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Question: Whatever happened to the bus used in the film?

Gavin Jackson

Answer: Its current location is right back in the Australian Outback in the city of Broken Hill, New South Wales.

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