Storm Boy

Henri Safran, 88 mins, Australia, 1976, 35mm. Source: The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia - The Deluxe/Kodak Cinema Collection. Courtesy: South Australian Film Corporation.

Storm Boy
Storm Boy
Set on the fierce deserted coastline off South Australia, this highly awarded Australian childrens' classic stars David Gulpilil as Fingerbone Bill and Greg Rowe as Mike 'Storm Boy' Kingsley.

Storm Boy rescues three pelican chicks after their mother is mortally wounded. He names them Mr Proud, Mr Ponder and Mr Percival. His father forces him to return the birds to their natural habitat, however Mr Percival returns to continue their unique friendship.

Screens in celebration of ACMI's 10th birthday. Restored print.

Dates   Sat 27 Oct 2012, 10.30am, 1.30pm
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