Emu Runner

Emu Runner

A lyrical and social realist film, made over 15  years in close collaboration with the Indigenous community of Brewarrina.  An Indigenous girl, grieving over her mother’s death, secretly forms a bond with a wild emu, sneaking off for its care.  Her disappearances attracts the attention of the authorities and her absent father struggles to deal with his seemingly wayward daughter.

Emu Runner

  • Director: Imogen Thomas
  • Year: 2018
  • Run Time: 95 mins
  • Country: Australia
  • Rating: PG