Schippan Mystery, The (1984)

Documentary  |  86mins  |  Completed

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CAST:

Sally McKenzie, Brandon Burke, Joseph Furst, Dorothy Alison, Desiree Smith, Michael Winchester

SYNOPSIS:

In 1902 Bertha Schippan, 13, was savagely murdered in Towitta, South Australia; her elder sister was condemned as the murderer. Public sympathy saved her from the hangman's noose. Did she do it to escape a harsh and spartan family life?

GENRE:

Crime, Historical

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