The Fringe Dwellers
The Fringe Dwellers (1986)

Bruce Beresford returned to the austerity of his first Australian films with The Fringe Dwellers. Kristina Nehm stars as an Aborigine woman named Trilby, who along with her tribespeople lives on the fringes of "accepted"… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: October 1, 1986
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One of the few Australian films selected for Competition at Cannes (1986), Bruce Beresford's adaptation of the novel is a milestone for Australian cinema.

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Spirituality and Practice

A sensitive cross-cultural study about an aboriginal family in Australia.

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