Rabbit Proof Fence

Rabbit Proof Fence

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Rabbit-Proof Fence is a drama movie by Phillip Noyce based on the true story of the book: "Follow the Rabbit-Proof Fence", written by Doris Pilkington Garimara. The soundtrack to the film, called Long Walk Home: Music from the Rabbit-Proof Fence, is by Peter Gabriel.

It is based on true events concerning the author's mother, as well as two other mixed raced Aboriginal girls, who left away from the Moore River Native Settlement, north of Perth, Western Australia, so that they could return to their Aboriginal families. A place they were placed in 1931. The movie follows the girls during their walk for nine weeks along 1,500 miles (2,400 km) of the Australian rabbit-proof fence so that they can one day return to their place at Jigalong. This, while being pursued by a white authority group of people and an Aboriginal tracker

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