A young woman goes on a 1,700-mile trek across the deserts of West Australia with four camels and her faithful dog.
Mandy Walker is one of Australia’s most acclaimed and in-demand cinematographers having worked on a number of feature films including Red Riding Hood (2011), Beastly (2011), Australia (2008), Shattered Glass (2003), Lantana (2001) and Love Serenade (1996), winner of the Cannes Camera d’Or. Walker has received a number of awards for her work including a Satellite Award, Hollywood Film Award for Cinematographer of the Year, Award of Distinction from the Australian Cinematographers Society and in 2006 she was named as one of the Variety 10 cinematographers to watch. She also has an impressive portfolio of International TV commercials with numerous awards of excellence including for her work on the Chanel No5 mini film.
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