A young sister and brother are abandoned in the harsh Australian outback and must learn to cope in the natural world, without their usual comforts, in this hypnotic masterpiece from Nicolas Roeg.
An interview with actor Luc Roeg.
Trailer for Walkabout.
When a teenage girl (Jenny Agutter) and her brother are abandoned in the outback following their father's suicide, they have to learn to fend for themselves in the natural world. Along the way, they meet a young Aboriginal (David Gulpilil) on his 'walkabout'. What develops is a tale of thwarted love across cultural barriers and a haunting meditation on time and civilization.