Director: Paul Clarke
Writer: Paul Clarke
Starring: Peter Garrett, Rob Hirst, Jim Moginie
Released: July 7, 2024
Rating: (M)
Runtime: 105 minutes
Story: The Hardest Line tells Midnight Oil's trailblazing story for the first time on film. Contrary. Passionate. Outspoken. Across a 45-year career 'The Oils' helped shape modern Australia with anthems like "US Forces", "Beds Are Burning" and "Redneck Wonderland". Featuring unseen footage and interviews with every band member, alongside signature moments including the outback tour with Warumpi Band, their Exxon protest gig in New York and those famous "Sorry" suits at the Sydney Olympics.
Peter Garrett Self
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Jim Moginie Self
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