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Titles tagged with ‘cattle drives’

4 titles - sorted alphabetically or by year

Rangle River feature film – 1936

NSW legislation required exhibitors and distributors to invest in, and show, Australian films — but not for long.

The Overlanders feature film – 1946

As the Japanese threaten northern Australia in 1942, a drover takes a mob of prime beef cattle across 2,600 kms of hazardous country to Queensland.

My Country documentary – 1994

My Country is about the impact of the Native Title Act on relationships between Indigenous peoples and pastoralists.

Australia feature film – 2008

Three outsiders – an aristocrat, a stockman and a vulnerable child – are set against the malevolent forces of greedy neighbours, a world war and assimilationist policy.