While his brother is fighting in WWI, a small independent Australian boy who lives in the countryside with his overbearing mother and pet dog and who must wear a leg brace decides to overcome his handicap no matter what.
A boy's first step towards manhood - like the balloon - he wants to be free!
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First fictional full length theatrical feature film to be produced by Australian government production house Film Australia whose production output had been short and feature documentaries. See more