Limbo follows Travis Hurley, a jaded detective who arrives in the remote small Australian outback town of Limbo to investigate a 20-year-old unsolved murder of local Aboriginal girl Charlotte Hayes.
Forming bonds with the victim’s fractured family, Travis unravels a series of hard truths about the murder, highlighting the complexities of loss and injustice experienced by First Nations Australians.
Sen describes Limbo as a desert noir or neo-western whodunnit set against the backdrop of the rugged Australian desert.
“Limbo is a quest for truth — an intimate study in intergenerational trauma and its ongoing post-colonial effects on Indigenous Australia,” he said.
- Simon Baker - Travis Hurley
- Release dates
- 23 February 2023 - World premiere at the 73rd Berlin International Film Festival, Germany
- M - Mature
- Ivan Sen
Ivan Sen is Sen is writer, director, editor, cinematographer, composer and co-producer of this film.
Filmed on location in Coober Pedy, SA.
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Other films by Ivan Sen
- 1997Warm Strangers
- 2002Beneath Clouds
- 2005Yellow Fella
- 2006Shifting Shelter 3
- 2006Aunty Connie
- 2007A Sister's Love
- 2008Fire Talker
- 2011Shifting Shelter 4
- 2013Mystery Road
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