The Harp in the South

Australia, 1986

TV show

Television dramatisation of Ruth Park’s novel following the life and times of a poor Irish Australian family in the aftermath of World War II. This is the poignant saga of the poverty-stricken Darcys of number 12 1/2 Plymouth Street in Surrey Hills - a Sydney slum with its complement of gangs, brothels and sly grog shops.

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Credits

producer

Anthony Buckley

director

George Whaley

Duration

02:15:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1986

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