Most Popular Aboriginal-Language Feature Films
A young woman goes on a 1,700-mile trek across the deserts of West Australia with four camels and her faithful dog. Dir: John Curran With: Mia Wasikowska, Adam Driver, Lily Pearl Adventure | Biography | Drama 112 mins.
The Fourth Kind
A thriller involving an ongoing unsolved mystery in Alaska, where one town has seen an extraordinary number of unexplained disappearances during the past 40 years and there are accusations of a federal cover up. Dir: Olatunde Osunsanmi With: Milla Jovovich, Elias Koteas, Will Patton Mystery | Sci-Fi | Thriller 98 mins.
Set in northern Australia before World War II, an English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property from a takeover plot. As the pair drive 2,000 head of cattle over unforgiving landscape, they experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand. Dir: Baz Luhrmann With: Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, Shea Adams Adventure | Drama | Romance | War 165 mins.
Political intrigue and deception unfold inside the United Nations, where a U.S. Secret Service agent is assigned to investigate an interpreter who overhears an assassination plot. Dir: Sydney Pollack With: Nicole Kidman, Sean Penn, Catherine Keener Mystery | Thriller 128 mins.
A lawman apprehends a notorious outlaw and gives him nine days to kill his older brother, or else they'll execute his younger brother. Dir: John Hillcoat With: Ray Winstone, Guy Pearce, Emily Watson Crime | Drama | Western 104 mins.
In 1931, three aboriginal girls escape after being plucked from their homes to be trained as domestic staff and set off on a trek across the Outback. Dir: Phillip Noyce With: Everlyn Sampi, Tianna Sansbury, Kenneth Branagh Adventure | Biography | Drama | History 94 mins.
Two young siblings are stranded in the Australian Outback and are forced to cope on their own. They meet an Australian boy on "walkabout": a ritual separation from his tribe. Dir: Nicolas Roeg With: Jenny Agutter, David Gulpilil, Luc Roeg Adventure | Drama United States-GP 100 mins.
The Last Wave
A Sydney lawyer defends five Aborigines in a ritualized taboo murder and in the process learns disturbing things about himself and premonitions. Dir: Peter Weir With: Richard Chamberlain, Olivia Hamnett, David Gulpilil Drama | Mystery | Thriller 106 mins.
Stewart Kane, an Irishman living in the Australian town of Jindabyne, is on a fishing trip in isolated... Dir: Ray Lawrence With: Laura Linney, Gabriel Byrne, John Howard Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller 123 mins.
The Amazing Grace
The story of British slave trader John Newton's voyage to West Africa and the events that inspired him to write the world's most popular hymn, Amazing Grace. Dir: Jeta Amata With: Nick Moran, Scott Cleverdon, Mbong Amata Drama | History 100 mins.