Playing Beatie Bow

Australia, 1985

Film

The game is called Beatie Bow and the children play it for the thrill of scaring themselves. When Abigail is drawn in, the game is quickly transformed into an extraordinary adventure when she realises that somehow, through some eerie time shift, she had arrived in “The Rocks” of one hundred years ago. Stars Peter Phelps and Nikki Coghill. Based on the novel by Ruth Park.

Credits

director

Donald Crombie

producer

Jock Blair

Language

English

Duration

01:28:00:00

Colour

Colour

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