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Fighting Season

Fighting Season is a complex, character-driven drama about Australian soldiers, returned from Afghanistan.

A group of soldiers return to Australia after the death of their leader in a firefight in Afghanistan. Faced with questions from a grieving widow, it soon becomes apparent there is more to the death than the men are letting on.

This is a story about the invisible men and women who fight for the country they call home. It’s an explosive exploration of a masculine world, unpicking the mythology surrounding “The Diggers” and presenting the reality of being a modern soldier in Australia. 

How do men who are trained to kill, who live a high-adrenaline existence, transition from being killers to husbands and fathers?

Fighting Season features an ensemble cast which includes New Zealand's own Jay Ryan.

Stream OnDemand from Monday 29th October.

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