Rafters have always been a drama that depicted the story of the ordinary. It is a drama about ordinary people who face ordinary issues that most of the viewers might have faced in their lives. Here, ordinary is not about mediocre, but the characters and the drama that will make you feel that it has happened or is going on in real life. Rather than presenting a big picture, it makes you go through the real road of ups and downs that an ordinary person faces all his life and goes through it reaching his goal.
The most important thing that this drama will present to you is honesty and authenticity in its true form. Everything seems to fall in the right place and reality, starting from the characters’ actions to the dialogue delivery, from the scenarios to the issues depicted.
For all Age Group
Most of the shows are based on an original genre and are made for a specific group of people like; crime Dramas are mostly for adults and teen dramas for the younger people going to teenage. This show, Rafters, is like the reality show of the theater. The best part of this drama is that it is for all ages. The show, which aired on Seven, was the only drama on Australian television that the whole family could watch together.
Starting from the grandparents to the children of the house can sit together and watch it while enjoying the snacks and chatting throughout the show. The show’s writers have not presented the familiar concerns of the past from the story ‘Back to the Rafter’ but have created issues that will resemble the real-life issues of 2021. It shows the true sense of what families are and what they go through different stages of conflict and care yet stick together throughout the same.
Characters in the Show
The characters Dev and Julie are seen to be stuck in the middle, who are actually middle-aged couples fighting between helping their aged parents or helping their kids and grandchildren follow the Desire.
What is it About?
The key to the success of the show’s story is that it presents the Life of ordinary people in such a beautiful and intricate way where everything is real but presented in an attractive fashion, which makes people enjoy the show. The upcoming drama follows the story in 6 episodes where it revolves around contemporary issues where people will be facing the issue of country vs. city life.
They will be seen torn between the duties, responsibilities, love, and dedication they are supposed to give to their family and to each other.
The initial drama which was 122 episodes, aired on channel Seven from 2008 to 2013 and was broadcasted in a total of 20 countries which presented the life of general people.