When a gigantic razorback pig steals and eats a baby in a remote outback town, no one quite believes that an animal would do such a thing, and the child’s grandfather Jake Cullen (Bill Kerr) is charged with the child’s death.
Enter investigative reporter Beth Winters (Judy Morris). What initially appears to be a small town with some very strange characters turns out to be much worse. There is a pack of wild pigs on the loose, and one giant razorback in particular is out for blood.
‘Has a degree of menacing atmosphere that is virtually unknown to the giant man-eating animal genre’ – Alternate Ending
This film is held in the NFSA collection.
Presented in collaboration with Umbrella Entertainment.
This film is part of the NFSA's Australian New Wave program. See the full program listing here.
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