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"Dawn!" (also known as "Dawn") is a Biography/Drama/Sport film directed by Ken Hannam, released on March 08 of 1979 in the USA . Bronwyn Mackay-Payne and Ron Haddrick are starring, alongside Bunny Brooke, Tom Richards, John Diedrich and Gabrielle Hartley.

The movie reveals what the headlines concealed.

Who is the director of "Dawn!":

Dawn! was directed by Ken Hannam, an Australian director.

Before directing Dawn!, Ken Hannam had directed Sunday Too Far Away, released in 1975.

When was "Dawn!" released:

Dawn! was initally released in the United States on Thursday, March 08, 1979. Another film released on Thursday, March 08, 1979 is The Promise (dir. Gilbert Cates). This was forty (40) years ago.

It has been released on May, 1979 in France and on Monday, March 19, 1979 in Australia.

What is the cast of "Dawn!":

At the casting of Dawn! we find Bronwyn Mackay-Payne, Ron Haddrick (Dot and the Kangaroo (1977), The Fourth Wish (1976)), Bunny Brooke (Newsfront (1978)) [ more... ]

  • Judith Fisher and Ivar Kants, John Clayton also appeared in Silver City, released in 1984.
  • Bill Charlton and John Clayton can be seen in Far East, released in 1982.

What is the Storyline of "Dawn!":

The film deals with Dawn Fraser's rise to fame as a champion Olympic swimmer, her anti-authoritarian clashes with Australian Swimming officials, her triumphs, marriage and eventual divorce.


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