My Brilliant Career

My Brilliant Career

Sunday, February 13, 2011, 7:00 p.m.

Restored by the National Film and Sound Archive, Australia

Dir. Gillian Armstrong. 1979, 100 mins.

Based on the 1901 autobiography of a headstrong young woman seeking artistic and personal independence, and featuring a fiery star-making performance by Judy Davis, My Brilliant Career helped launch the Australian New Wave. 

Free with museum admission.

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