The Australian Dream 90 mins

  • The Australian Dream
  • The Australian Dream
  • The Australian Dream
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THE AUSTRALIAN DREAM is a feature documentary that uses the remarkable and inspirational story of AFL legend Adam Goodes as the prism through which to tell a deeper and more powerful story about race, identity and belonging.

The Australian Dream, the Premiere Opening Night film at this years Melbourne Film Festival, is a documentary that uses the remarkable and inspirational story of Indigenous AFL legend Adam Goodes as the prism through which to tell a deeper and more powerful story about race, identity and belonging. The film will unpick the events of the 2013-15 AFL seasons and ask fundamental questions about the nature of racism and discrimination in society today.

Walkley award-winning writer Stan Grant andBAFTA award-winning director Daniel Gordon join forces to tell this remarkable story of one of the most decorated & celebrated players in AFL history. A man who remains a cultural hero; the very epitome of resilience & survival, who continues to fight for equality and reconciliation.

Starts Thu 22 Aug at:
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