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Charles Chauvel

"Jedda" is a Drama film directed by Charles Chauvel, released in the USA on February 27 of 1957 , starring Ngarla Kunoth, Robert Tudawali, Betty Suttor, Paul Reynall, George Simpson-Lyttle and Tas Fitzer.

The BIGGEST Australian films ALL come from CHARLES CHAUVEL "In the Wake of the Bounty" "Heritage" "Uncivilised" "40,000 Horsemen" "The Rats of Tobruk" "Sons of Matthew" .... and now "JEDDA" - biggest of them all!

Who is the director of "Jedda":

Jedda was directed by Charles Chauvel, an Australian writer, director, producer, and actor.

Before directing Jedda, Charles Chauvel had directed The Rats of Tobruk, released in 1944, 40,000 Horsemen (1940), Uncivilised (1936), In the Wake of the Bounty (1933).

What was the release date of "Jedda":

Jedda was first released on Wednesday, February 27, 1957, in the United States.. This was sixty-two (62) years ago.

What is the cast of "Jedda":

At the casting of Jedda we find Ngarla Kunoth, Robert Tudawali (); Betty Suttor () [ more... ]

What is the Storyline of "Jedda":

Jedda is an Aboriginal girl born on a cattle station in the Northern Territory of Australia. When her mother dies giving birth to her, the child is brought to Sarah McMann, the wife of the station boss. Sarah has recently lost her own newborn baby to illness. She intends to give the baby to one of the Aboriginal women who work on the station, but she raises Jedda as her own, teaching her European ways and separating her from other Aborigines. Jedda wants to learn about her own culture, but is forbidden by [...]

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