September 10, 2010
Studio: Freestyle Releasing
Director: Rachel Perkins
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (for sexual content and drug use)
Screenwriters: Reg Cribb, Rachel Perkins, Jimmy Chi
Starring: Rocky McKenzie, Jessica Mauboy, Ernie Dingo, Deborah Mailman, Missy Higgins, Geoffrey Rush
Official website: BranNueDaemovie.com
"Bran Nue Dae is a charming new Australian-based, music-driven road movie/romantic comedy starring Academy Award winner Geoffrey Rush that literally bursts onto the screen with unbridled energy and fun. Loosely based on one of Australia's most beloved and popular musicals, "Bran Nue Dae" is a foot stomping tour-de-force centering on the romantic adventures of a young aboriginal couple set against the spectacularly beautiful Australian landscape.