Ladies in Black
Australia | 2018 | 109mins | PG Coarse language
- Directed by Bruce Beresford (‘Driving Miss Daisy’, ‘Breaker Morant’, ‘Mao’s Last Dancer’)
- Starring Julia Ormond, Angourie Rice, Rachael Taylor, Ryan Corr, Vincent Perez, Alison McGirr, Susie Porter, Shane Jacobson, Noni Hazlehurst
- Written by Bruce Beresford, Sue Milliken
- Comedy, Drama
- 22 September, Saturday, 7:30PM NEW
- 26 September, Wednesday, 2PM
Set in the summer of 1959, when the impact of European migration and the rise of women’s liberation is about to change Australia forever, a shy schoolgirl takes a summer job at the prestigious Sydney department store, Goode’s. There she meets the “ladies in black”, who will change her life forever.
Oscar-nominated director Bruce Beresford (Driving Miss Daisy) adapts Madeleine St John’s best-selling coming-of-age novel set in Sydney 1959.