Ride Like A Girl

Mild themes and coarse language

movie details

Director:
Rachel Griffiths
Cast:
Teresa Palmer, Sam Neill, Sullivan Stapleton, Stevie Payne, Genevieve Morris
Release:
26/09/2019
Length:
98 Mins
Genre:
Biography / Drama
Distributor:
Transmission Films

synopsis

Never give up.

 

As a little girl, Michelle Payne dreams of the impossible: winning the Melbourne Cup — horse-racing's toughest two-mile race. The youngest of 10 children, Michelle is raised by single father Paddy. She leaves school at 15 to become a jockey and after early failures she finds her feet, but a family tragedy, followed by her own near fatal horse fall all but ends the dream. But with the love of her dad and her brother Stevie, Michelle will not give up. Against all the medical advice, and the protests ...