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Director: Owen Trevor
Producers: Jamie Hilton, Sonia Borella
Screenwriter: Steve Worland
Starring: WILLIAM LODDER, ANASTASIA BAMPOS, DARIUS AMARFIO JEFFERSON, DAN WYLLIE, COOPER VAN GROOTEL, DAMIAN DE MONTEMAS WITH RICHARD ROXBURGH AND FRANCES O’CONNOR
Synopsis: When Jack (William Lodder) and his single mother (Frances O’Connor) move to a small town in Western Australia, he soon gets involved in the competitive world of go-kart racing. Jack’s got natural talent but must learn to control his recklessness. To do that, he’ll need the help of aspiring engineer, Mandy (Anastasia Bampos), wise-cracking best mate Colin (Darius Amarfio Jefferson) and mysterious mentor, Patrick (Richard Roxburgh). Together, the team will endeavour to overcome all odds and defeat ruthless racer Dean (Cooper Van Grootel) to win the National Go Kart Championship. GO! is a high octane Australian family film with heart.