Brides of Christ (Captioned)

Australia, 1991

Film
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A six hour mini-series based on the lives of Sr. Catherine and Sr. Paul who enter the convent in the early 50’s. Behind high convent walls, their lives are circumscribed by centuries old traditions, rites and disciplines, yet they must become part of a changing world. For many, their faith will be sufficient to carry them through their personal crisis. In their care are spirited teenagers, schooled in the old creed, yet eager to taste the new freedoms. Starring Brenda Fricker, Sandy Gore, Josephine Byrnes, Lisa Hensley, Naomi Watts and Kym Wilson.

Credits

director
producer

Sue Masters

production company

ABC-TV (Australia)

Duration

05:30:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1991

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

302548

Language

English

Audience classification

MA

Subject categories

Closed captioning

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Nuns

Sound/audio

Captioned

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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