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Lilian's Story

1996
1h 34m
Drama
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Cast

Ruth Cracknell (Lilian Singer)Barry Otto (John Singer)Toni Collette (Young Lilian Singer)John Flaus (Frank)Jeff Truman (Head Orderly)Lyle O'Hara (Esther)Kate Agnew (May)Fiona Press (Ruby)Pat Hutchinson (Babs)Rachel Szalay (Inmate One)Kris Bidenko (Inmate Two)Janet Foye (Inmate Three)Deborah Foster (Inmate Four)Iris Shand (Aunt Kitty)Michael Greir (Driver of Kitty's Cab)Susie Lindeman (Jewel)Anne-Louise Lambert (Mother)Fiona Mahl (Alma)

Director

Jerzy Domaradzki

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Synopsis

For forty years Lilian Singer has been locked up in a 'loony bin' by her father. Her release is eventually secured by her eccentric Aunt Kitty and her brother, John. Lilian starts to carve out a place for herself. As she explores Sydney and the people who live and work around her she sees others looking for love. Lilian shows us it is never too late to change your life and that even unusual choices can bring contentment.

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