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Arena Project Space, March 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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BackTrack Boys Screening and Discussion

March 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Arena Project Space
2 Kerr St
Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Australia

(03) 9416 0232

The film:
A group of troubled boys are on a perilous course toward jail until they meet up with Bernie Shakeshaft, and hit the road with his legendary dog jumping team. This observational documentary, filmed over two years, follows boys in a youth program that Bernie runs from a shed on the outskirts of Armidale, a rural town in New South Wales. (Suitable for adults; contains heavy coarse language)

The night:
Matt Dwyer and Dr Sanne Oostemeijer will give a short introduction on how this initiative relates to our project ‘Local Time’: Working towards small-scale local facilities for justice-involved young people. We would like to invite you to watch this great film with us, and join us for a chat and drink afterwards.

(‘Local Time’ won the inaugural Victorian Design Challenge award: https://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/victorian-design-challenge-2018/)


March 27
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Josh Lourensz


Arena Project Space
2 Kerr St
Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Australia
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(03) 9416 0232

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