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Lead Actress – Natasha Wanganeen

Natasha Wanganeen is an Aboriginal Australian AFI award winning actress known for Rabbit Proof Fence (2002). In 2016 Natasha was Ambassador for the Adelaide Film Festival and wrote for Sister Girl. Natasha starred in the 2017 film Cargo. Also in 2017, she played the role of Gilyagan in Kate Grenville's play The Secret River presented during the Adelaide Festival in March and later played a different role in the two-part TV series of the same name. Natasha was on the jury for the Feature Fiction and Documentary awards at the 2020 Adelaide Film Festival. Wanganeen advocates for greater cultural diversity in Australian screen culture. She co-writes and produces Bunker: The Last Fleet and also stars as the strong aboriginal warrior lead.

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