• Director: Gregor Jordan
  • Release Year: 2003
  • Production Country: Australia, United Kingdom, United States, France
  • Language: English
  • Run Time: 110 minutes

Ned Kelly

Description

Unjustly accused of horse stealing after his sister refuses the attentions of a local constable, Ned Kelly goes on the run with his gang, all becoming heroes of the local Irish immigrant community. But while they can evade the law and escape bank robberies unscathed, they cannot escape the treachery of their own friends.

Themes

Crime, Legends and mythologies, Imperialism, Colonialism, British Empire (1497 – 1997), Police brutality, Poverty, Class conflicts, Public memory, Nationalism, Ethnic tensions, Popular culture