More Winners : Mr. Edmund (Captioned)

Australia, 1990

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Episode of Series ‘More Winners”.
12 year old Cheryl Williams befriends Mr. Edmund, who is one of the rather impoverished guests at her mother’s boarding house. Mr. Edmund has a dream that one day he will sing at the Sydney Opera House. Cherry has a dream too, that one day she will be a lawyer. Cherry’s mother believes these are foolish dreams and urges the two of them to “grow up”. Mr. Edmund, Cherry and her younger brother Sam save old Mrs. Finkel from a bag snatcher. She is grateful and when she hears of Mr. Edmund’s dream. Mrs. Finkel insists on hiring the Opera House Concert Hall for him for one night.

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Credits

director

George Whaley

producer

Anthony Buckley

production company

Australian Children's Television Foundation

Duration

00:48:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1990

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More Winners [Series]

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

302417

Language

English

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Childrens Films

Closed captioning

Sound/audio

Captioned

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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