Sweet Country

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Friday 27 April 2018, 6.00pm
Presented by Dubbo Filmmakers in association with Dubbo Film Society

Join multi-award winning director Warwick Thornton for the screening of Sweet Country.

This is a one-time, special screening of the film in Dubbo, followed by a Q&A session.

Sweet Country has won international awards at the Venice Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, Adelaide Film Festival plus many more.

Inspired by real events, Sweet Country is a period western set in 1929 in the outback of the Northern Territory, Australia. When Aboriginal stockman Sam (Hamilton Morris) kills white station owner Harry March (Ewen Leslie) in self-defence, Sam and his wife Lizzie (Natassia Gorey-Furber) go on the run. They are pursued across the outback through glorious but harsh desert country.

The event starts at 6pm with complimentary canapes.

The film screens at 7pm sharp, followed by a Q&A with Warwick Thornton.

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