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/ladies in black

Australia 2018 PG 109 mins
 
director: Bruce Beresford

"From our vantage point 60 years on, Ladies in Black offers a vision - idealised, but perhaps not wholly false - of a moment when it was possible to welcome newcomers to the country and the unfamiliar ideas they brought with them."

Jake Wilson - The Age

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Distributor:  Sony

Winner Best Actress, Angourie Rice, Best Original Music, Best Costume Design and Best Hair and Makeup - AACTA Awards

/star box score 4.49

1 vote - 1
2 votes - 2
3 votes - 14
4 votes - 96
5 votes - 148

/cast

Julia Ormond - Magda

Angourie Rice - Lisa

Rachael Taylor - Fay

Alison McGirr - Patty

Ryan Corr - Rudi

Vincent Perez - Stefan

Susie Porter - Mrs. Miles

Shane Jacobson - Mr. Miles

Noni Hazelhurst - Miss Cartwright

Nicholas Hammond - Mr. Ryder

Luke Pegler - Frank

Celia Massingham - Myra

Geneviève Lemon - Mrs. Wentworth

/crew

Director - Bruce Beresford

Screenplay - Sue Milliken, Bruce Beresford, based on the novel, Women in Black by Madeleine St. John

Producers - Sue Milliken, Allanah Zitserman

Executive producers - Bruno Charlesworth, John and Vicki De Margheriti, Elissa Leonard, Elizabeth and Jon Mac, Joseph Mellicker, Steve Ransohoff, Morris Ruskin, Roger Savage, Julie and Ron Zammit

Music - Christopher Gordon

Cinematography - Peter James

Film editing - Mark Warner

Casting - Christine King

Production design - Felicity Abbott

Art direction - Sophie Nash

Set decoration - Katie Sharrock

Costume design - Wendy Cork

Filmed on location in Sydney, including David Jones and Paragon Café, and also in Blue Mountains

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/Bruce Beresford

director

born 1940 Sydney

“There were movies that always made me want to be a director. You see brilliant scenes and the way the emotions were handled. I thought, I’d really like to do that.”

Selected Filmography

The Adventures of Barrie Mckenzie - 1972

Barry Mckenzie Holds His Own - 1974

Don's Party - 1976

The Getting of Wisdom - 1977

Money Movers - 1978

Blue Fin - 1978

Breaker Morant - 1980

The Club - 1980

Puberty Blues - 1981

Tender Mercies - 1982

Kind David - 1985

The Fringe Dwellers - 1986

Driving Miss Daisy - 1989

Mister Johnson - 199-

Black Robe - 1991

Paradise Road - 1997

Double Jeopardy - 1999The Contract - 2006

Mao's Last Dancer - 2009

Ladies in Black - 2018