AustLit logo
Issue Details: First known date: 2018... 2018 1920s Australia Is No ‘Sweet Country’ for Aboriginals
The material on this page is available to AustLit subscribers. If you are a subscriber or are from a subscribing organisation, please log in to gain full access. To explore options for subscribing to this unique teaching, research, and publishing resource for Australian culture and storytelling, please contact us or find out more.

AbstractHistoryArchive Description

'Savage and somber, “Sweet Country” is, on its face, the story of a manhunt. Set in Alice Springs, Australia, in 1929, the movie tracks the fate of Sam (a fine Hamilton Morris), an Aboriginal stockman forced to flee after killing a white farmer in self-defense.' (Introduction)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Last amended 6 Apr 2018 06:48:33 1920s Australia Is No ‘Sweet Country’ for Aboriginalssmall AustLit logo The New York Times
  • Sweet Country Steven McGregor , David Tranter , 2017 single work film/TV
    Powered by Trove