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The Franklin Adventure

Australia, 1983 (MIFF 1983)

Director: Joe Connor

A documentary of the journey that six rafters, in single rafts, take along the course of the Franklin River in South West Tasmania, showing the World Heritage area from the viewpoint of the ordinary Australian.

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