My brother Tom

Australia, 1986

Film
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St. Helen, 1938. A town divided by bigotry and charged emotions. World War II is raging in Europe, but all is peaceful in the small town of St. Helen. Days are unaffected by the fighting until a tragedy brings the reality of war to the town’s doorstep, a tragedy that shatters the entire community. At the same time, a love blossoms amidst age-old religious conflict. Adapted from the novel by James Aldridge.

Credits

director
producer

Rod Hardy

production company

Crawford Productions

Duration

01:57:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1986

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

37131

Language

English

Audience classification

PG

Subject categories

Adaptations

Armed Forces, Military, War & Weapons → World War, 1939-1945 - Australia

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - Australia

Literature → Australian literature - Film and video adaptations

Literature → Literature

War films

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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