‘In 1931, three half-white, half-Aboriginal girls escape after being plucked from their houses to be trained as domestic staff, and set off on a journey across the Outback.’
Directed by Phillip Noyce, Rabbit Proof Fence was the AFI winner of Best Australian Film in 2002. After the screening, Join us for a Q&A with Mike Gissing who worked closely with the creators on the behind the scenes documentary.
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SilverScreen is a free monthly screening programme of iconic and important Australian films. It’s a great opportunity for audiences to access Australian film, meet other film lovers and hear from the actors, directors and producers at a post film Q&A. The films screen monthly in the comfortable theatre at Wide Angle, with plenty of opportunity for refreshments. This programme is possible through support from the Hobart City Council.WHENMarch 26, 2019 at 2pmWHEREWAT @ 6 WASHINGTON STREET
Wide Angle is thrilled to continue offering free films to the over 50’s in 2019. With the support of the City of Hobart, every month audiences are presented with a curated program of iconic and important Australian films. It’s a great opportunity for audiences to access Australian film, meet other film lovers and hear from the actors, directors and producers at a post film Q&A. The films are screened monthly in the comfortable theatre at the Wide Angle Screen Centre in South Hobart, with plenty of opportunity for refreshments. The bar opens from 1.30pm and screenings start promptly at 2pm.
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