Australian Screen

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The Breaking of the Drought (1920)

An outback family faces ruin through drought and a son corrupted by life in the big city.

Length: 82 minutes

Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (Academy full frame)

Featured in the Water in Australian cinema and Outback on Screen collections

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National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 6450