It’s the film that captivated cinema audiences across the nation and became an instant Aussie classic. Funny, moving and a total charmer, Red Dog is the incredible true story of the wandering, dust-covered Kelpie who hitched his way to the mining town of Dampier and into the hearts of each and every one of its residents.
‘This superb all-ages picture gets everything right: from the all-important combo of casting and scripting, right through to its unfailing ability to please a crowd every which way.’ – The Daily Telegraph
Presented by Gold Coast Film Festival and HOTA as part of Starstruck: Australian Movie Portraits.
Courtesy of the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia