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John Grant is returning to Sydney after a year teaching at one-classroom school in the Outback. Shortly after hitting the road he collides with a kangaroo and finds himself marooned in a small mining town, awaiting repairs on his car. With little to do but drink beer, John is seduced into a raucous, illegal gambling game. After a short exhilarating winning streak he loses everything. This triggers a dangerous series of events that render John a broken and desperate man.

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Cast & Crew & Production Details

Cast
Sean Keenan - David Wenham - Caren Pistorius - Gary Sweet - Alex Dimitriades - Robyn Malcolm - Lee Jones - Anna Samson - Hannah Frederiksen - Jada Alberts
Production Completion Date
2017
Genre
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Production Company
Lingo Pictures Pty Ltd  Ten Network Light Entertainment Sydney  Endemol Shine Australia Pty Ltd

Screen Australia Supported

  • Production support

Selected Awards & Festivals

  • Australian Academy Cinema Television Arts
    (2017)

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