Shine 1996 Movie Poster - "Australian film with Geoffrey Rush and Noah Taylor about the life of pianist David Helfgott, who suffered a mental breakdown and spent years in institutions (Wikipedia)" - moving and brilliantly acted
The Sapphires Australian produced movie about an Aboriginal Girl group in the who toured Vietnam to entertain the troops during the war and their journey. Amazing movie- a must see for anyone- quite touching and also quite hilarious
An Aussie geologist escorts a Japanese businessman into the desert. They are worlds apart at first but connect during their journey. After a horrible accident occurs, the film becomes unforgettably heartbreaking. Toni Colette is astonishing in this role.
Directed by Kriv Stenders. With Josh Lucas, Rachael Taylor, Rohan Nichol, Luke Ford. Based on the legendary true story of the Red Dog who united a disparate local community while roaming the Australian outback in search of his long lost master.