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Danny's Egg

Australia, 1983 (MIFF 1984)

Director: David Haythornthwaite

Set in the old NSW tin mining town of Tingha, "Danny's Egg" is the story of an eleven-year-old boy who finds an emu's egg in the bush. He tries to hatch it by keeping it warm in an electric frypan without anyone at school or home knowing about his project.

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A Steam Train Passes

Australia, 1974
A romantic reminiscence of the C38 class steam locomotive as it journeys from Sydney to the country in the west, from the present into times long past. ... More »

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