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Down Under (2016)

A black comedy set during the aftermath of the Cronulla riots, it is the story of two carloads of hotheads from both sides of the fight destined to collide.

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Abe Forsythe

Writer:

Abe Forsythe
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Fayssal Bazzi ... D-Mac
Chris Bunton ... Evan (as Christopher Bunton)
Michael Denkha ... Ibrahim
Harriet Dyer ... Stacey
Alexander England ... Shit-Stick
Damon Herriman ... Jason
Rahel Romahn ... Nick
Justin Rosniak Justin Rosniak ... Ditch
Lincoln Younes ... Hassim
David Field ... Vic
Marshall Napier ... Graham Sheather
Julia Ohannessian Julia Ohannessian ... Rashida
Zeynep Erturk Zeynep Erturk ... School Girl 1
Jessica Nash ... School Girl 2
Josh McConville ... Gav
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A black comedy set during the aftermath of the Cronulla riots, it is the story of two carloads of hotheads from both sides of the fight destined to collide.

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Australia v Australia - nobody wins. See more »

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

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Country:

Australia

Language:

Arabic | Thai | English

Release Date:

11 August 2016 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Antypody See more »

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Budget:

AUD2,000,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Abe Forsythe came up with the idea for the film in 2010 after having children and wondering about the world they were coming into. See more »

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Top notch comedy with a great story and message to share
4 August 2016 | by bazza_mckenzie02See all my reviews

An outstanding film with top notch comedic performances from the cast as well as great dramatic performances. Abe Forsythe is a special talent and with his great writing and directing with this film has managed to do something incredible and make a film centered around the cronulla riots and 2 groups so different yet so alike and is a film that is gives of a powerful message that. Underplays throughout the film and really brings the message with the powerful conclusion . Abe makes a top notch film that is both funny and dramatic and captured the audience and takes them on a great ride and Balances them perfectly taking the audience on a great journey,an absolute ripper of a film Australians should get out and see this great film it's well worth it


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