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The Screen Guide

Set in World War II Sumatra, European women imprisoned by the Japanese seek solace from the horror of their imprisonment by forming a vocal orchestra.

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Crew

Director
Bruce Beresford
Writers
Bruce Beresford
Producer
Greg Coote  Sue Milliken
Executive Producers
Graham Burke  Andrew Yap
Dir. of Photography
Peter James
Composer
Ross Edwards
Editor
Tim Wellburn
Production Designer
Herbert Pinter

Cast

Glenn Close - Pauline Collins - Frances McDormand - Cate Blanchett - Jennifer Ehle - Julianna Margulies - Pamela Rabe - Tessa Humphries - Wendy Hughes - Lisa Hensley - Pauline Chan - Julie Anthony - Stephen O'Rourke - Noel Ferrier - Robert Grubb - Aden Young

Production Details

Production Completion Date
1997
Genre
Drama, History and national identity
Production Company
Village Roadshow Pictures Queensland

Sales

International Sales
Village Roadshow Pictures Worldwide USA

Selected Awards & Festivals