Farmer turns actor in film exploring bush mental health

By Liv Casben
Updated February 3 2024 - 8:36am, first published 8:34am
Australian film Just a Farmer explores the challenges faced by a farming family after a tragedy. (HANDOUT/TEA VAN DE BURGT)
Australian film Just a Farmer explores the challenges faced by a farming family after a tragedy. (HANDOUT/TEA VAN DE BURGT)

Writing, producing and starring in a movie with no experience might sound like something out of a film script, but Leila McDougall is determined to raise awareness about farmer suicide after "losing too many people".

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