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PG| 1 hr. 34 min.

Plot Summary
Tells the true story of three aboriginal girls who are forcibly taken from their families in 1931 to be trained as domestic servants as part of an official Australian government policy. They make a daring escape and embark on an epic 1,500 mile journey to get back home - following the rabbit-proof fence that bisects the Australian continent - with the authorities in hot pursuit.

Cast: Everlyn Sampi , Tianna Sansbury , Laura Monaghan , David Gulpilil , Kenneth Branagh , Deborah Mailman , Jason Clarke , Ningali Lawford

Director: Phillip Noyce

Genres: Drama, Adventure

Distributor: Miramax Films

Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002)

Release Date: November 29th, 2002|1 hr. 34 min.

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fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 100
    Jonathan Curiel San Francisco Chronicle

    A breathtaking story of defiance and triumph that has to be considered one of the year's most sublime films. show more

  • 90
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    A movie of minimalist moments (Molly's tiniest gestures speak volumes) and lovely, almost holy tableaux. show more

  • 75
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    Here, Noyce lets his camera, the geography and the youngsters tell this exceptionally powerful story. show more

  • February 22, 2012 delvalfan
    Report This User

    An incredible movie that moved me to tears

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