A contemporary reimagining of of one of Australia’s most famous and endearing films, based on a cherished children’s novel by Colin Thiele.
Synopsis: To prevent his granddaughter from making the same mistakes he made years before, a man tells the story of his boyhood, when he lived a lonely existence on an isolated coastline with his father… and how a bond with an orphaned pelican, Mr Percival, changed his life forever. A heartwarming tale about unusual friendships and unconditional love.
- Director: Shawn Seet
- Cast: Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush (The King’s Speech, Pirates of the Caribbean, Shine), Jai Courtney (Suicide Squad, Divergent), Morgana Davies
Salt Media & Entertainment is proud to be one of the co-producers of this film, which has been acquired for distribution by Sony Pictures Releasing.