Skip to main content

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.

See also...

G. P. - Medical Practioner

A doctor and a nurse have a child in ... secret, then abandon it in a large ... Melbourne, hospital. We see this child ... grow up as a wild doctor in a medical ... jungle. ... More »

Dance of Death

Little Sally Roberts loves television violence-particularly her favourite variety show: "Dance of Death". ... More »

Jockeys Without Horses

The Melbourne Cup Race is famous all over the world But ... what social effect does it have on the people of Melbourne ... who flock to see it. ... More »

Cathedral Forms

Stylized representations of cathedral exteriors and interiors ... merge into abstraction, to the accompaniment of choral excerpts from Bach. ... More »

Waltz Mambo

This little film brings welcome grace and wit to the high tech world of computer animation. Currently a finalist in the ... Greater Union Awards. ... More »

Holzwege: Wood Roads/Wrong Ways

Albert Speer walks 31,936 kilometres, an imaginary journey undertaken by the imprisoned Nazi war criminal. ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director