Australian Screen

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The Black Balloon (2007)

The Black Balloon is partly a coming-of-age movie, but the presence in the family of an autistic brother like Charlie prevents it from becoming conventional or predictable.

Length: 97 minutes

Original aspect ratio: 2.35:1/2.39:1 (Cinemascope or Scope)
Original classification rating: M

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National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 741807

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