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My brilliant career [videorecording] / Margaret Fink Films
2-disc special ed
[S.l.] : Blue Underground, c2005
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  PR9619.3.F68 M9411 2005    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Man-woman relationships -- Drama
Subject Australia -- Drama
Physical Description 2 videodiscs (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details System requirements: PC with Windows 95 or higher; DVD-ROM drive is necessary to operate the enhanced features on disc
Language Closed captioned
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1979
Based on the novel by Miles Franklin
Cast Judy Davis, Sam Neill, Wendy Hughes, Robert Grubb, Max Cullen, Aileen Britton, Peter Whitford, Patricia Kennedy
Credits Director of photography, Don McAlpine ; film editor, Nicholas Beauman ; music, Nathan Waks ; screenplay, Eleanor Witcombe ; producer, Margaret Fink ; director, Gill Armstrong
Summary "Sybylla Melvyn struggles with the conflicts that we all have between ambition, family, love, and guilt in a most remarkable manner. Sybylla grows to understand that life is a series of trade-offs, and that no one can have it all, and that no one can please everyone. Simple yet universal themes told with charm, wit, and a vulnerability that allows us to get right inside of her character and to understand her"--IMBd
Contents Extras: Disc 1. Audio commentary with director Gillian Armstrong ; Theatrical trailers -- Disc 2. Interview with director Gillian Armstrong ; interview with producer Margaret Fink ; Cannes Film Festival premiere featuring star Judy David, director Gillian Armstrong and producer Margaret Fink ; The Miles Franklin story ; Poster & still gallery ; Teacher's study guide (DVD-ROM)
Alternate Author Witcombe, Eleanor
Armstrong, Gillian, 1950-
Davis, Judy, 1956-
Neill, Sam
Hughes, Wendy, 1952-
Grubb, Robert, 1950-
Franklin, Miles, 1879-1954. My brilliant career
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