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In the Snowy Mountains, Hell hath no fury like a mother scorned. A searing reimagining of Leah Purcell's play and Henry Lawson's classic short story.

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Crew

Director
Leah Purcell
Writers
Leah Purcell
Producer
Greer Simpkin  Bain Stewart  David Jowsey
Dir. of Photography
Mark Wareham ACS

Cast

Leah Purcell - Rob Collins

Production Details

Production Completion
2020
Genre
Thriller, Western
Production Company
The Drovers Wife: The Legend Of Molly Johnson Productions Pty Ltd

Sales

International Sales
Memento Films International

Screen Australia Supported

  • Development support
  • Production support

Screen News

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