Rocket

Program Running Time 96 min.

Films in Program

Directed By: Kim Mordaunt
(Australia, 2013, 96 mins, DCP)

Australia’s submission to the Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film (a co-production with Laos and Thailand) is both a rapturous crowdpleaser and a surprisingly resonant, tough little movie about the tensions between the traditional way of life of indigineous peoples and the energy development imperatives of government and industry.