DIFFERENT WORLDS
A Bittersweet Drama from Kenneth F. Hansen's Manuscript
Based on the true life story of "Rocko" Charles Loader

An Aborigine guns down his brother's killers when they escape prosecution, and is befriended by the prison warden's wife. A friendship develops that erupts unexpectedly.

SYNOPSIS

    An Aboriginal man is murdered for fun by a roving gang on the eve of his induction into the Australian navy. His family's prideful wish for the future is shattered. His brother avenges the injustice by killing the murderers. Model prisoner, Rocko, and the Warden's Wife, develop a friendship that is doomed by her naivety and his blind eye to racial hatred.

    Rod (Rocko - late teens to late 30's) A young Aboriginal man, passionate and spiritual who respects his history and beliefs.