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Australia on the Silver Screen: The Overlanders
1946, 88 mins
Digitally restored edition with soundtrack
Set in 1943, The Overlanders is a classic Australian outback survival story based on true events, starring legendary Aussie screen icon 'Chips' Rafferty as Dan McAlpine.
An adventure of the grandest scale, The Overlanders captures a uniquely Australian story of hardship and survival, celebrating a remarkable historical achievement.
Australia on the Silver Screen series includes the following:
- The Overlanders – Sunday March 5
- Eureka Stockade – Sunday March 12
- The Shiralee – Sunday March 19
- Siege of Pinchgut - Sunday March 26