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Oranges & Sunshine : A True Story (2012)


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Published: [United States] : Cohen Media Group : distributed by New Video, [2012]
Description:  1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.+ 1 booklet
ISBN/ISSN: 1422919064, 9781422919064,
Language:  English

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Based on the book "Empty cradles" by Margaret Humphreys

Special features: Making of oranges & sunshine; interviews with the cast, writer and director

Emily Watson, Hugo Weaving, David Wenham

The unforgettable true story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker who uncovered one of the most controversial scandals of recent times: the organized deportation of innocent children from the UK to Australia, where they were thought to be lost in the system forever. Against overwhelming odds, and with little regard for her own safety, Humphreys reunited thousands of families and brought worldwide attention to a corrupt system and an extraordinary miscarriage of justice

Rating: R; for some strong language

DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen; Dolby digital 5.1 surround

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Additional Credits:
Watson, Emily, 1967-
Weaving, Hugo, 1960-
Wenham, David, 1965-
Bray, Camilla
Munro, Rona, 1959-
Loach, Jim
Gerrard, Lisa
Humphreys, Margaret.
Cohen Media Group
New Video Group

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