Adam Goodes: The Final Quarter

Adam Goodes: The Final Quarter

Adam Goodes: The Final Quarter

Australian documentarian Ian Darling re-examines the final three years of Indigenous footballer Adam Goodes' playing career.

"The Indigenous leader and Sydney Swans player became a lightning rod for an intense public debate and widespread media commentary that divided the country. In the last three years of his career, Goodes was named Australian of the Year, accused of staging for free kicks, and performed an on-field war dance celebration. When the football crowds turned on him, the Brownlow medallist left his beloved game. Director Ian Darling’s film is crafted using only archival footage aired at the time, which has been expertly edited: a technique seen most recently in documentaries such as Amy and Senna. The result is a powerful film that holds a mirror to Australia and suggests we reconsider what happened on and off the football field." (Sydney Film Festival)

2019Rating: PG, Themes of racism and coarse language74 minsAustralia
DocumentarySport
Director:
Ian Darling ('Suzy & the Simple Man', 'Paul Kelly - Stories of Me', 'The Oasis')
Cast:
Adam Goodes
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