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The Screen Guide

The poignant and powerful story of a bitter struggle between two sisters for the custody of a six-year-old boy in Australia in the 1930s. The sisters heap on the boy their unwanted confidences and their competing demands for loyalty and attention.

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Crew

Director
Carl Schultz
Writers
Michael Jenkins
Producer
Jill Robb
Dir. of Photography:
John Seale ACS AFC
Composer:
Ray Cook
Editor:
Richard Francis-Bruce
Production Designer:
John Stoddart

Cast

Cast
Nicholas Gledhill - Wendy Hughes - Robyn Nevin - Peter Whitford - John Hargreaves - Geraldine Turner

Production Details

Production Completion Date
1983
Genre
Drama
Production Company
Syme Entertainment

Sales

International Sales
Daro Film Distribution GmbH

Selected Awards & Festivals

  • Strictly Oz - A History of Australian Film - UCLA
    (1996)
  • Strictly Oz - A History of Australian Film
    (1995)
  • Centre Georges Pompidou, Australian - Pompidou Event
    (1991)
  • NSW Premier's Literary Awards
    (1983)
  • AWGIE Awards
    (1983)
  • Australian Film Institute
    (1983)