Backtrack overview 1


Screen NSW supported Backtrack, a supernatural thriller which premiered in April 2015 at the 14th annual Tribeca Film Festival.

The film, which secured $500,000 in funding from Screen NSW’s Production Finance Fund and a grant of $100,000 from Regional Filming Fund created 520 jobs and a production spend of over $6.6 million.

Backtrack has been described as a spine-chilling supernatural thriller and is the creation of writer/director Michael Petroni and producers Jamie Hilton (The Waiting City) and Antonia Barnard (Last Ride).

Type Feature
Company See Pictures Pty Ltd
Length 100 mins
Director Michael Petroni
Producer Jamie Hilton, Antonia Barnard, Michael Petroni
Writer Michael Petroni

The film starring Adrien Brody, Sam Neill, Robin McLeavy, Jenni Baird and Bruce Spence was also financed by Screen Australia, Bankside, Head Gear Films, and Deluxe Australia and will be released in Australia by Madman


A spine tingling supernatural thriller following the journey of one man, as he confronts the deadly secret that has haunted him for 20 years.