Serenades


1h 39m 2001

Brief Synopsis

In 1890s Australia, Jila, the daughter of an Aboriginal mother, is raised by her Afghan Muslim father and arranged to be married. When she falls in love with Johann Hoffman, the son of a Lutheran missionary, Jila must defy her father's wishes, taking desperate measures to be with the man she really

Film Details

Release Date
2001
Production Company
Australian Film Commission (AFC); Endemol Australia; Endemol Australia; Screen Australia; Screen Australia; Screen Australia; South Australian Film Corporation (Safc)
Distribution Company
Endemol Australia; Palace Films

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m

Synopsis

In 1890s Australia, Jila, the daughter of an Aboriginal mother, is raised by her Afghan Muslim father and arranged to be married. When she falls in love with Johann Hoffman, the son of a Lutheran missionary, Jila must defy her father's wishes, taking desperate measures to be with the man she really loves.

Film Details

Release Date
2001
Production Company
Australian Film Commission (AFC); Endemol Australia; Endemol Australia; Screen Australia; Screen Australia; Screen Australia; South Australian Film Corporation (Safc)
Distribution Company
Endemol Australia; Palace Films

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 39m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 2001

Released in United States on Video March 25, 2008

Feature directorial debut for Mojgan Khadem.

Released in United States 2001

Released in United States on Video March 25, 2008