Winners: Room to Move

Australia, 1985

TV show

Episode of Series ‘Winners’.
Carol is a top runner, coached by her father day and night. Then she makes friends with Angie, the new girl at school whose punk looks haven’t made her very popular. Angie introduces Carol to the wonderful world of dance, but Carol’s father won’t let her do anything that conflicts with her track-training. Parental pressure is tough on Carol who wants to succeed. She rebels and plans a new life for herself, but the all-important race is coming up and Carol has to give it all she’s got.

Cast includes Nicole Kidman, Terence Donovan and Alyssa Cook.

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Credits

writer

John Duigan

director

John Duigan

producer

Richard Mason

Julia Overton

production company

New South Wales Film Corporation

Film Victoria

Australian Film Commission

ITC Entertainment

Australian Children's Television Foundation

Language

English

Duration

00:48:06:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

34445

Audience classifications

G

Mediatheque - all ages (ACMI classified)

Subject categories

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 12+

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Adolescence

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Adolescence

Literature → Literature

Television

Television → Television series

Television → Television series → Television series - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

MOV file H264; ACMI Digital Access Copy - presentation

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