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Storm Boy


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A feature film starring Greg Rowe Peter Cummins , David Gulpilil
Storm Boy lives with his father in a beautiful but isolated part of the South Australian coast. One day he discovers another human being living among the sand dunes-Fingerbone Bill , a young Aborigine who becomes his friend.
Screenplay by SONIA BORG
Based on the novel by COLIN THIELE
Directed by HENRI SAFRAN. Films: page 116


Unknown: Greg Rowe
Unknown: Peter Cummins
Unknown: David Gulpilil
Unknown: Storm Boy
Unknown: Fingerbone Bill
Play By: Sonia Borg
Novel By: Colin Thiele
Directed By: Henri Safran.
Storm Boy: Greg Rowe
Hideaway Tom: Peter Cummins
Fingerbone Bill: David Gulpilil
Miss Walker: Judy Dick
Ranger: Tony Allison
Boat Master: Michael Moody
Edwards: Graham Dow
Lynch: Frank Foster-Brown
Jones: Eric MacK
Hunters: Michael Caulfield
Hunters: Paul Smith
Marina manager: Hedley Cullen

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