Black and White


1h 39m 2005

Brief Synopsis

A drama based on a real-life murder trial, and grave miscarriage of justice, in Southern Australia in the 1950s. When the body of a 9-year old white girl is discovered in a cave, police arrest and force a signed confession out of an Aborigine working for a traveling fair. At the trial, issues of s

Film Details

Release Date
2005
Production Company
Dda Public Relations; SF Studios; Scala Productions; Tartan Films
Distribution Company
Newvision; Newvision; Tartan Films
Location
United Kingdom; Australia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m

Synopsis

A drama based on a real-life murder trial, and grave miscarriage of justice, in Southern Australia in the 1950s. When the body of a 9-year old white girl is discovered in a cave, police arrest and force a signed confession out of an Aborigine working for a traveling fair. At the trial, issues of scandel and racism emerge when evidence reveals the man convicted is illiterate and couldn't have signed a confession.

Film Details

Release Date
2005
Production Company
Dda Public Relations; SF Studios; Scala Productions; Tartan Films
Distribution Company
Newvision; Newvision; Tartan Films
Location
United Kingdom; Australia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video October 18, 2005

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Released in United States on Video October 18, 2005