Theatrical release poster
Jethro Films Production
September 9, 1988
( TIFF) October 12, 1989
is a 1988 Australian Georgia thriller film directed by Ben Lewin, starring Judy Davis and John Bach.
Judy Davis plays the two roles of a mother, Georgia, and her daughter Nina. The film is presented as a series of flashbacks as Nina investigates her mother's death, which led to her adoption as a young child.
Production [ edit ]
The film was inspired by Albert Tucker's 1984 painting of Joy Hester. Producer Bob Weis originally wanted to make a film based on Hester's life but decided to make a fictional film.
Box office [ edit ]
Georgia grossed $44,205 at the box office in Australia.
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References [ edit ]
^ a b David Stratton, The Avocado Plantation: Boom and Bust in the Australian Film Industry, Pan MacMillan, 1990, pages 270–272.
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