Showcase > FEATURE FILM > Storm Boy
1976, South Australian Film Corporation
Producer: Matt Carroll
Director: Henri Safran
Writer: Sonia Borg, Sidney L Stebel
Cast: Greg Rowe, David Gulpilil, Peter Cummins
Winner of Australian Film Institute Award for Best Film.
A young boy, living a lonely existence with his reclusive fisherman father amid the sand dunes on the south coast of South Australia, befriends a pelican before meeting a young Aboriginal who educates him in the ways of nature.