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The Harp in the south

Author: George Whaley; Anne Phelan; Ruth Park
Publisher: [Australia] : Roadshow Entertainment, [2005?]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the life and times of an Irish Australian family in the aftermath of WWII. A poignant saga of the poverty-stricken Darcy's in Surry Hills. They are a poor family of tough Irish stock living among the tenement houses, razor gangs, brothels and sly-grog shops of the shops of the old Surry Hills.
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Genre/Form: Drama
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: George Whaley; Anne Phelan; Ruth Park
OCLC Number: 156391112
Language Note: In English with optional subtitles in English for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Dual layer ; aspect ratio "1.33:1 full frame."
Based on the novel by Ruth Park.
Originally produced in 1986.
Followed by "Poor man's orange."
Credits: Directed by George Whaley ; produced by Anthony Buckley.
Cast: Anne Phelan, Martyn Sanderson, Anna Hruby, Kaarin Fairfax.
Target Audience: Rated M - Suitable for mature audiences 16 years and over. Adult themes.
Description: 2 videodiscs (DVD) (approximately 243 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: directed by George Whaley.

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Follows the life and times of an Irish Australian family in the aftermath of WWII. A poignant saga of the poverty-stricken Darcy's in Surry Hills. They are a poor family of tough Irish stock living among the tenement houses, razor gangs, brothels and sly-grog shops of the shops of the old Surry Hills.

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