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The Age [TV/Radio Supplement], 17-23 February 1961, p.2.
form y separately published work icon The First Joanna single work   film/TV  
Adaptation of The First Joanna : A Play in Three Acts Dorothy Blewett , 1943 single work drama
Issue Details: First known date: 1961... 1961 The First Joanna
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

'[Blewett's] play, The First Joanna, is the story of two women bearing the same name but who are born a century apart. Flashback to the colonial era provides the link to the story.

'The modern Joanna is a restless, sophisticated English woman married to the owner of a vineyard in South Australia. The first Joanna is the pioneer. Her story unfolds through entries in a diary discovered in an old chair.'

Source: 'Tale of Two Women–Aust. TV Drama', The Age [TV/Radio Supplement], 17-23 February 1961, p.2.

Exhibitions

9384177

Notes

  • The script-writer and director of this work have not yet been traced.
  • Television play.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

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      Australia,
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      Australian Broadcasting Commission ,
      1961 .
      image of person or book cover 6309050983613358039.jpg
      The Age [TV/Radio Supplement], 17-23 February 1961, p.2.
      Description: Black-and-white.

      Holdings

      Held at: National Film and Sound Archive (aka ScreenSound Australia)
      Location: 48075-1
      Note:
      Release Print, Black & White, 16mm.

Works about this Work

Tale of Two Women–Aust. TV Drama 1961 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 16 February 1961; (p. 2)
Eighteen Inch Waist For Young Film Star : Swallow-Tail Suit 1948 single work
— Appears in: The Daily Telegraph , 24 January 1948;
Tale of Two Women–Aust. TV Drama 1961 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 16 February 1961; (p. 2)
Eighteen Inch Waist For Young Film Star : Swallow-Tail Suit 1948 single work
— Appears in: The Daily Telegraph , 24 January 1948;
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