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Backroads (1977)

Backroads (1977) is the first feature (albeit, a short one) by Phillip Noyce, who would go on to make Newsfront (1978) and Rabbit-Proof Fence.

Length: 61 minutes

Original aspect ratio: 16 x 9 (TV)

Featured in the Outback on Screen collection

Original classification rating: R

Production company:


National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 4507