SWEET COUNTRY: Last Day Thursday, May 31st

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Watch Trailer Director: Warwick Thornton
Cast: Bryan Brown, Matt Day, Tremayne Doolan

Sam, a middle-aged Aboriginal man, works for a preacher in the outback of Australia’s Northern Territory. When Harry, a bitter war veteran, moves into a neighbouring outpost, the preacher sends Sam and his family to help Harry renovate his cattle yards. But Sam’s relationship with the cruel and ill-tempered Harry quickly deteriorates, culminating in a violent shootout in which Sam kills Harry in self-defence. As a result, Sam becomes a wanted criminal for the murder of a white man, and is forced to flee with his wife across the deadly outback, through glorious but harsh desert country. A hunting party led by the local lawman Sergeant Fletcher is formed to track Sam down. But as the true details of the killing start to surface, the community begins to question whether justice is really being served.

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Running Time: 113 minutes113 MIN
R Rated
This Film is Wheelchair Accessible

Spare, deliberately paced, and almost Biblical in its search for moral justice in a harsh and lawless landscape.

Chris Nashawaty
Entertainment Weekly