Director: Rachel Perkins
Writers: Shaun Grant, Craig Silvey
Levi Miller … Charlie Bucktin
Hugo Weaving … Mad Jack Lionel
Toni Collette … Ruth Bucktin
Myles Pollard … Pete Wishart
Angourie Rice … Eliza Wishart
Aaron L. McGrath … Jasper Jones
Based on the multi-award winning coming of age mystery novel by Craig Silvey, it is about one eventful summer in 1965 when Charlie Bucktin, lured by adventure and mystery, experiences the trials of teenage love and discovers what it means to be truly courageous.
Hugo will play Mad Jack Lionel, the town recluse with a mysterious past.