The Fringe Dwellers

  • 1984
  • 1 HR 38 MIN
  • PG
  • Drama

The plight of the Aborigine has long been a preoccupation of Australian filmmakers. Here director-writer Beresford returns to his native land to film a novel by an Aborigine woman. Nehm plays the central figure, the beautiful daughter of Saunders and Maza. She and her brother and sister live in a corrugated tin shack on the edge of town, part of a shantytown...read more

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01:59 — Australian account of aborigines who pay a heavy price for moving into a white neighborhood.
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  • Released: 1984
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: The plight of the Aborigine has long been a preoccupation of Australian filmmakers. Here director-writer Beresford returns to his native land to film a novel by an Aborigine woman. Nehm plays the central figure, the beautiful daughter of Saunders and Maza.… (more)

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