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Aurora Australis

Australia, 1982 (MIFF 1983)

Director: Colin Hawke

It is the dream of many to challenge the world, to prove superiority in the areas of sport, science, or artistic endeavour. Aurora Australis is the story of such a challenge, documenting the story of four Australians who take on the world.

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