Australian Screen

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The Sundowners (1960)

The Sundowners is remarkable for the number of Australian actors it showcases. Chips Rafferty plays Quinlan, the contractor at an outback shearing station.

Length: 133 minutes

Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Featured in the The Depression, Australian Comedy Part 3: 1950s–1980s and Australian Comedy Part 2: The Early Sound Era collections

Original classification rating: G

Production company:


National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 7647