Peter Gawler

Feature film
Adventure • Drama • War

Two young Australian soldiers spend a year running and hiding from the Nazis in wartime Crete.


A true story of friendship in time of war. It’s 1941 and the German army is unstoppable. Ten German divisions have chased two Australian divisions (not to mention an assortment of Greeks, Brits and Kiwis) out of Greece. The fortunate reach Alexandria while the less so end up abandoned in …

About Peter Gawler

Peter Gawler is one of the most highly celebrated and commercially successful screenwriters in Australian history, widely acclaimed for his contributions to the definitive Australian crime franchise, Underbelly. Peter is a Melbourne-born graduate of the Swinburne Film & Television school....Read more about Peter Gawler

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