Australiana MoviesThese are classic Australian movies set in rural Australia, or have a feel of days-gone-by. If there is something you think I should ad, send me an email and I'll see if I can track it down.
Smiley - DVD
Based on Moore Raymond's 1945 novel, Smiley tells the lively tale of an imaginative young boy who lives in the small outback town of Murrumbilla.
Dusty - DVD
A quintessential Aussie tale of loyalty and companionship adapted from Frank Dalby Davison's book, DUSTY explores the heart-warming story of a tough bushman, his dependable dog and their treacherous journey of survival.
Rabbit Proof Fence - DVD
It's the 1930's in outback Australia. Three young Aboriginal girls - sisters Molly (Everlyn Sampi) and Daisy (Tianna Sansbury) and their cousin Gracie (Laura Monaghan) are snatched from their mothers' arms in Jigalong, Western Australia.
Mad Dog Morgan - Director's Cut - DVD
Set in gold-rush Victoria and based on a true story, this violent, rollicking portrayal of infamous Irish outlaw Dan Morgan is a classic of Australia's 70s cinema renaisance.
Beneath Hill 60 - DVD
Queensland miner, Oliver Woodward (Brendan Cowall), under-trained and never having faced hostile fire before, finds himself on the Western Front leading a secret team...
A Town Like Alice - DVD
Jean, a prisoner in a Japanese prisoner-of-war camp, meets a captive Australian, Joe, and the two form a mutually affectionate relationship.