MYSTERY ROAD, SEASON 1, EPISODE 1-2
Filmfest 2018

German Age Rating

In Boulder Ridge deep in the Australian Outback, detective Jay Swan is searching for two young farmhands who have disappeared. As it becomes clear that the teenagers didn't just wander off and get lost, Jay, always a loner, must take it upon himself to work with tough local cop Emma. The breathtaking expanse of the Australian landscape conceals secrets from the past which cast shadows that extend into the present.

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In cooperation with Seriencamp München.

tags: History, Nature, Series, Crime/Murder

Cast: Judy Davis, Aaron Pedersen, Deborah Mailman, Colin Friels, Wayne Blair

Credits

Screenplay: Michaeley O'Brian

Director of Photography: Mark Wareham

Composer: Antony Partos, Matteo Zingales

Costume Design: Joey Charlton

Sound: Trevor Hope

Producer: David Jowsey, Greer Simpkin

Co-Producer: Sally Riley, Ivan Sen, Kym Goldsworthy

Production Company: Bunya Productions

World Sales: all3media International

Director: Rachel Perkins

biography

Rachel Perkins was born in Canberra in 1970. A descendant of Aborigines, she founded Blackfella Films, the country's first indigenous production company, in 1992. She uses fictional as well as documentary material for her work in film and television. In 2014, she completed the TV documentary BLACK PANTHER WOMAN, which deals with abuse within the indigenous civil-rights movement. Feature films she's directed include RADIANCE (1998), BRAN NUE DAE (2009), JASPER JONES (2017), and the multiple award-winning ONE NIGHT THE MOON (2001), about the case of a girl who disappeared in the Outback.