Banned Bushrangers - Double Feature

23 August
Location informationArc Cinema
Event cost$14/$12 (double feature)

This hugely popular genre of early Australian cinema suffered greatly from the ire of censors, worried that these exciting films glorified outlaws on screen. Join us for a special screening of one of the banned entries followed by the classic Ozploitation incarnation starring Dennis Hopper.


The True Story of the Kelly Gang - Dir. Harry Southwell, CTC, Australia, 1923, 23 mins

Mad Dog Morgan - Dir. Philippe Mora, MA15+, Australia, 1976, 102 mins. NFSA restored 35mm print.

Sly Fox will be serving hot and cold drinks in the NFSA foyer from 5.30pm


See more films in our The Banned and the Beautiful program.