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The Good Son

Australia, 1992 (MIFF 1993, Fiction)

Director: Sean Cousins

Jamie's a very pissed off kid, drifting between domestic violence and the streets of an unfriendly city. But he's a fighter and a survivor and he's armed with a walkman. Tin teenage accessory becomes a powerful vveapon when he uses it to document the violence being inflicted on his mother by her boyfriend. The violence exists. Jamie has it on tape. They can't ignore it.

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