Picnic at Hanging Rock
The career of director Peter Weir and the cinematic movement known as the Australian New Wave was launched with this international hit, a mysterious, enigmatic account of a girls' boarding school trip to a remote volcanic formation in 1900 that results in three of the students disappearing, never to be found. Rachel Roberts and Jacki Weaver star in this unsettling, ethereal period piece.
|Rachel Roberts||Mrs. Appleyard|
|Vivean Gray||Miss McCraw|
|Helen Morse||Mlle. de Poitiers|
|Kirsty Child||Miss Lumley|
|Frank Gunnell||Mr. Whitehead|