Directed and produced by Catherine Gough-Brady
Joanna Murray-Smith is an internationally acclaimed playwright who explores the false safety of the middle classes. Relationships are unpicked in Honour and Ninety, and deeply hidden secrets are revealed in Nightfall and Lovechild. Her sense of humour explodes in Bombshells and The Female of the Species.
This film comes with a free study guide.
This 2 DVD set contains:
· A 34-minute filmed interview
· Eleven ‘lesson-starter’ short films
· Teachers' notes
· Easy-to-use menus
Joanna Murray-Smith discusses the development of her ideas and themes, characters, dramaturgy, social and historical context, her inspirational sources and tips for young writers.
Running Time: 125 minutes
[main film: 34 mins]
The main film includes highlights from the lesson-starter films.
A Matter of Language: The Plays of Joanna Murray-Smith
Ideas to Script
Script to Stage
The Female of the Species
Flame & Ninety
PLEASE NOTE: This DVD is protected by copyright - all rights reserved. It is illegal to purchase these products at the personal use price and use them as an educational resource. If you are buying for use in a school or university, please use the appropriate buyer types. Due to contractual restrictions we are only able to supply this title to the territories of Australia and New Zealand.
- Australia and New Zealand only
- 125 minutes
- Ronin Films