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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

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