Last Cab to Darwin

A film by Jeremy Sims

2015 Australia - Drama

synopsis

Rex drives a cab and has never left Broken Hill in his life. When he discovers he doesn't have long to live, he decides to drive across the heart of the country to Darwin, where he's heard he will be able to die on his own terms; but along the way he discovers that before you can end your life you've got to live it, and to live it you've got to learn to share it...

  • cast

    • Michael Caton (Rex)
    • Jacki Weaver (Dr. Farmer)
    • Ningali Lawford-Wolf (Polly)
    • Emma Hamilton (Julie)
    • Mark Coles Smith (Tilly)
  • crew +

    • Screenwriters
    • Reg Cribb
    • Jeremy Sims
    • From the play by
    • Reg Cribb
    • Producers
    • Lisa Duff
    • Greg Duffy
    • Jeremy Sims
    • Cinematographer
    • Steve Arnold
    • Editor
    • Marcus D'Arcy
    • Music Composer
    • Ed Kuepper
    • Prod. Designer
    • Clayton Jauncey
    • Sound Recordist
    • Will Sheridan
    • Boom Operator
    • Mike Bakaloff

awards & nominations

  • Sydney FF 2015
  • Toronto 2015, Contemporary World Cinema
  • Busan 2015, World Cinema
  • 8 Australian Acadamy Award nominations

screenings in festivals & markets +

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