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John Duigan

Sirens

98' - 1994 - Drama, Comedy, Romance - Dialogue: English
Director: John Duigan Composer: Rachel Portman With: Hugh Grant, Tara Fitzgerald, Sam Neill
A young Anglican clergyman, Anthony Campion, and his wife Estella, have freshly arrived from England to take up a new parish in the countryside west of Sydney. The Bishop asks them to stop en route at the house of artist Norman Lindsay, to try to persuade him to withdraw his painting The Crucified Venus (an etching which shows a voluptuous, naked woman cruci­fied) from a coming international exhibition. When a derailment occurs, delaying their onward journey, Anthony and Estella end up spending several days with the Lindsays and three young models...

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Credits

Director

John Duigan

Composer

Rachel Portman

With

Hugh Grant, Tara Fitzgerald, Sam Neill

Scenario

John Duigan

Director of Photography

Geoff Burton

Editor

Humphrey Dixon

Producer

Sue Milliken

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

Australia, United Kingdom

Year

1994

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