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The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith (1978)

MA15+ 09/03/1980 (US) CrimeDramaHistory 1h 53m

The chant of the underdog


The true story of a part aboriginal man who finds the pressure of adapting to white culture intolerable, and as a result snaps in a violent and horrific manner.

  1. Fred Schepisi

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Thomas Keneally


Top Billed Cast

  1. Tom E. Lewis

    Tom E. Lewis

    Jimmie Blacksmith

  2. Freddy Reynolds

    Mort Blacksmith

  3. Ray Barrett

    Ray Barrett


  4. Jack Thompson

    Jack Thompson

    Rev. Neville

  5. Don Crosby

    Jack Newby

  6. Angela Punch McGregor

    Angela Punch McGregor

    Gilda Marshall

  7. Steve Dodd

    Steve Dodd


  8. Peter Carroll

    Peter Carroll


  9. Ruth Cracknell

    Ruth Cracknell

    Mrs. Heather Newby

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The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith
The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $1,380,000.00

Revenue -


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