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The Search for the Golden Boomerang

Australia, 1985 (MIFF 1986)

Director: Peter Luby

Dramatisations of episodes from the long-running children s radio serial of the 40s performed with kitschy aplomb are juxtaposed with scene* of everyday life In early post-war urban Australia in such a way as to underline the racism and sexism of the time. An ambitious entertaining and original film.

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