Love Letters from Teralba Road

Australia, 1977

Film
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This excellent film was one of the first significant films of the revived Australian film industry to focus on working-class characters. It has a raw, painful and moving story, based on real love letters uncovered in a flat in Newcastle by director Stephen Wallace, and the first impressive screen performance from a young Bryan Brown. Cast also includes Kris McQuade, Gia Carides, Joy Hruby, Kevin Leslie, Ashe Venn. Photography by Tom Cowan, assistant photography by Martha Ansara.

Credits

production company

Australian Film Commission

producer

Richard Brennan

Duration

00:49:30:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1977

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

015327

Language

English

Audience classification

PG

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Written communication

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Written communication

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Conjugal violence

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Relationships

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Love

Literature → Writing

Literature → Written communication

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

MPEG-1 Digital File - 2MB Rate; Copy

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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