A stray dog changes the lives of a disparate group of locals living in a rough-and-tumble outback Australian mining town, and helps them create a community.

Prod companies  Woss Group Films, Endymion Films Inc

Backers  ScreenWest, Screen Australia, South Australian Film Corporation, Endymion Films Inc

Budget  tba

Executive producers  Graham Burke, Joel Pearlman, Aaron Ryder, Su Armstrong

Producers  Nelson Woss, Julie Ryan

Intl sales  Essential Entertainment

Aust/NZ Distribution  Roadshow

Director  Kriv Stenders

Screenplay  Daniel Taplitz from the novel by Louis de Bernieres

DoP  Geoffrey Hall

Cast  Guy Pearce, Noah Taylor

Locations  Pilbara, Western Australia

Shooting from March to May 2010

Contact  John Fremes, Essential Entertainment, sales agent, +1 (310) 550-9100, john fremes@essential-ent com