Kindred

Australia, 1983

Film

A sensitive drama about incest based on a number of case studies. Penny tries to make her mother and younger sister face the reality of her situation as a victim of parental incest. The film is gripping in its portrayal of the helplessness experienced by members of a family confronting the reality of incest. Cast, Alyson Best, Russell Newman, Melissa Jaffer, Julie, Tyler, Nick Holland, Susannah Fowle, Barbra Joss, Harold Kissin. Written by Debra Oswald.

Credits

director

Julie Money

co-producer

Television and Radio School

AFTRS

Language

English

Duration

00:18:55:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

34643

Subject categories

Amateur & Student Films

Amateur & Student Films → Student films - Australia

Crime, Espionage, Justice, Police & Prisons → Sex crimes

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Family - Psychological aspects

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Sex crimes

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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