• Search Keywords

  • Year

  • Production Status

  • Genre

  • Co-production

  • SA Supported

  • Indigenous creative

  • Length

  • Technique

  • SHARE THIS PAGE

The Screen Guide

Adapted from D.H. Lawrence's story of love, violence and political intrigue, based on his personal experiences in Australia in 1922. 'Kangaroo' - the code name of the charismatic leader of a secret fascist army - brings all his dark power to bear to seduce the writer into embracing his ideas, but the writer and his wife find strength in their love reawakened in the exotic southern land.

Powered by

Viewing Options

Choose a viewing option below

Crew

Director
Tim Burstall
Writers
Evan Jones
Producer
Ross Dimsey
Executive Producers
Mark Josem  William T Marshall  Peter Sherman  Robert Ward
Dir. of Photography:
Dan Burstall
Composer:
Nathan Waks
Editor:
Edward McQueen-Mason
Production Designer:
Tracy Watt

Cast

Cast
Judy Davis - Colin Friels - Hugh Keays-Byrne

Production Details

Production Completion Date
1987
Genre
Drama
Production Company
Naked Country Productions

Sales

International Sales
Beyond Distribution

Selected Awards & Festivals