Exploring everything from the rat infested hostels to stories of murder, death, and sexual harassment, this documentary explores the dark side of the Australian government's working holiday scheme.
The director of this documentary, Katherine Stoner, experienced first hand the sexual harassment and general poor treatment and exploitation of backpackers when she completed her 88 Days several years ago, living and working in Australia. Katherine decided to return to Australia, this time equipped with a film team, to explore the living and working conditions for backpackers today, and to gather stories from backpackers who have recently faced similar hardships.
In collaboration with The Guardian newspaper, the team uncovered many harrowing stories.
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