LADIES IN BLACK

Rating: PG
Length: 109 minutes
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Rating: PG 109’ mild coarse language
Cast: Rachael Taylor, Angourie Rice, Julia Ormond
Director: Bruce Beresford

Synopsis:
Adapted from the bestselling novel by Madeleine St John.
Set in the summer of 1959, when the impact of European migration and the rise of women’s liberation is about to change Australia forever, a shy schoolgirl (Lisa) takes a summer job at the prestigious Sydney department store, Goode’s. There she meets the “ladies in black”, who will change her life forever. Beguiled and influenced by Magda, the vivacious manager of the high-fashion floor, and befriended by fellow sales ladies Patty and Fay, Lisa is awakened to a world of possibilities. As Lisa grows from a bookish schoolgirl to a glamorous and positive young woman, she herself becomes a catalyst for a cultural change in everyone’s lives.
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