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World Cinema

Charlie's Country

Year 2014
Runtime 108 mins
Language English, Yolngu
Subtitles Yes

Blackfella Charlie is out of sorts. The intervention is making life more difficult on his remote community, what with the proper policing of whitefella laws now. So Charlie takes off, to live the old way, but in so doing sets off a chain of events in his life that has him return to his community chastened, and somewhat the wiser.

Countries

Australia
Awards
Best Actor, Un Certain Regard - Cannes Film Festival
Festivals
Cannes 2014, Karlovy Vary Film Festival 2014
Director
Rolf de Heer (The Tracker, Ten Canoes)
Executive Producer
Troy Lum, Peter McMahon, Bryce Menzies, Sue Murray
Producer
Rolf de Heer, Peter Djigirr, Nils Erik Nielsen
Cinematographer
Ian Jones
Editor
Tania Nehme
Cast
David Gulpilil, Peter Djigirr, Luke Ford