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The Screen Guide

Based on the novel 'Jessica' by Bryce Courtenay, this is the dramatisation of an extraordinary life. It is a sweeping saga of love, deceit and sacrifice set during the early years of the 20th century in the farmlands around Narrandera - then a small frontier town in rural New South Wales.

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Crew

Director
Peter Andrikidis
Writers
Peter Yeldham
Writer of original material
Bryce Courtney
Producer
Anthony Buckley
Executive Producers
Des Monaghan  Nick Witkowski  Justin Bodle  Sue Masters  Bryce Courtney  Bob Campbell

Cast

Leeana Walsman - Sam Neill - Tony Martin - Lisa Harrow - Oliver Ackland - Wil Traval

Production Details

Production Completion
2003
Genre
Family
Production Company
Screentime Pty Ltd

Sales

International Sales
Power Entertainment Media Ltd

Selected Awards & Festivals

  • TV Week
    (2005)
  • Chicago International Television Competition
    (2004)
  • Australian Film Institute
    (2004)