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Issue Details: First known date: 2017... 2017 Cargo
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'Stranded in rural Australia in the aftermath of a violent pandemic, an infected father desperately seeks a new home for his infant child, and a means to protect her from his own changing nature.' (Production summary)

Notes

  • Cargo is in pre-production (May 2016). Filming will take place in South Australia.

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Works about this Work

The Australian Zombie Horror Cargo Is Burdened by Its Own Gravitas Ari Mattes , 2018 single work column
— Appears in: The Conversation , 18 May 2018;

'Since the 1970s, some of the best horror films have been made in Australia. Something about the vastness of the continent, and its geographical remoteness from the northern and western hemispheres, lends itself to the kind of existential explorations of alienation that underpin the best examples of this genre.'  (Introduction)

Yolanda Ramke : Tropfest's Precious Cargo Travis Johnson , 2018 single work column
— Appears in: FilmInk , 20 February 2018;
Indigenous Movies Star at Adelaide Film Festival 2017 single work column
— Appears in: Koori Mail , 4 October no. 661 2017; (p. 8)

'Adelaide Film Festival from October 5-15, has a strong line-up of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander movies, including the Australian premiere of Warwick Thornton's Sweet Country.'

Welcome Return of Young Blood Penelope Debelle , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 4 June 2016; (p. 3)
Lights, Cameras, as Action Rolls in SA Penelope Debelle , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 18 May 2016; (p. 2)
Lights, Cameras, as Action Rolls in SA Penelope Debelle , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 18 May 2016; (p. 2)
Welcome Return of Young Blood Penelope Debelle , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 4 June 2016; (p. 3)
South Australia is the Perfect Setting Penelope Debelle , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 8 September 2016; (p. 40)
Martin Freeman Is Making Cargo in Australia (but Don't Call It a Zombie Film) Karl Quinn , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: Brisbane Times , 23 September 2016;
'He may have traded furry feet and Middle Earth for a deadly infection and the undead, but don't tell Martin Freeman he's come to Australia to make a zombie movie. ...'
Local Treasures : 2017's Most Anticipated Aussie Films Erin Free , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: FilmInk , 22 December 2016;
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