The Man from Snowy River

Australia, 1982

Film
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The Man From Snowy River, based on the classic Australian poem by Banjo Patterson, tells the story of an 18 year old boy who proves himself a man during an unforgettable chase on horseback down the rugged Snowy Mountains and becomes a legend. The most magnificent footage of horses ever filmed.

Credits

director

George Miller

producer

Geoff Burrowes

Language

English

Duration

01:39:00:00

Colour

Colour

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Constellation

Great southern land?

Australia is often mythologised in film and TV, but national myths must not only be embraced, but resisted.

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