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A gripping reimagining of the iconic Australian novel that plunges us into the mysterious disappearances of three schoolgirls and their governess on Valentine’s Day, 1900. Exploring the event’s far-reaching impact on the students and staff of Appleyard College and its enigmatic headmistress, theories soon abound, paranoia sets in, and long-held secrets surface, as the Rock exerts its strange power and the dark stain of the unsolved mystery continues to spread.

www.showcasechannel.com.au/shows/picnic-at-hanging-rock/

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Cast & Crew & Production Details

Cast
Natalie Dormer - Yael Stone - Lola Bessis - Anna McGahan - Sibylla Budd - Lily Sullivan - Madeleine Madden - Samara Weaving - Ruby Rees - Inez Curro - Don Hany - Harrison Gilbertson - James Hoare - Marcus Graham - Mark Coles Smith - Jonny Pasvolsky - Philip Quast - Emily Gruhl - John Flaus - Ros Gentle - Julie Nihill - Kaarin Fairfax - Randall Berger - Mayah Fredes - Alyssa Tuddenham - Kate Bradford - Bethany Whitmore - Markella Kavenagh - Felix Johnson - Ines English - Huw Higginson - Rob Jacobson - Kim Gyngell - Aaron Glenane - Kate Box - Nicholas Hope - Tom Hobbs - Neil Melville
Production Completion Date
2018
Genre
Drama
Production Company
FremantleMedia Australia
Australian Sales
Foxtel Pty Limited
International Sales
Fremantle Media International Distribution

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