Rabbit-proof Fence
  • Directors(s)

    Phillip Noyce

  • Production Year

    2002

  • Release date

    08/11/2002

  • Genre(s)

    Drama

  • Approx. running minutes

    94m

  • Cast

    Tianna Sansbury, Everlyn Sampi, Ningali Lawford, Kenneth Branagh, David Gulpililk, Laura Monaghan, Roy Billing, Myarn Lawford

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Film

Rabbit-proof Fence

Contains mild emotional intensity.

In 1931, three half-white, half-Aboriginal girls escape after being plucked from their houses to be trained as domestic staff, and set off on a journey across the Outback.

  • Directors(s)

    Phillip Noyce

  • Production Year

    2002

  • Release date

    08/11/2002

  • Genre(s)

    Drama

  • Approx. running minutes

    94m

  • Cast

    Tianna Sansbury, Everlyn Sampi, Ningali Lawford, Kenneth Branagh, David Gulpililk, Laura Monaghan, Roy Billing, Myarn Lawford

Posters and synopsis powered by IMDb

RABBIT-PROOF FENCE is an Australian drama in which three young Aboriginal girls escape from a training camp for domestic workers and try to find their way home.

Violence

There are implied beatings.

Theme

Scenes of emotional distress include young girls being taken away from their mother, poorly treated because of their ethnic identity, and pursued by the authorities.

  • Classified date

    24/07/2002

  • BBFC reference

    AFF178221

  • Language

    English