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Viewing Strategies

The Road from Coorain is 108 minutes long. You may want to divide the film into three segments:

Day 1
From the opening scene through the pickup truck driving away as Jill and her family leave Coorain.
(42 minutes)

Day 2
From the first shot of Sydney through the conversation between Jill and Eve. End at the shot of the Coorain homestead.
(31 minutes)

Day 3
From Jill and Barry's conversation on Coorain to the end.
(35 minutes)

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