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form y separately published work icon Brides of Christ series - publisher   film/TV  
Issue Details: First known date: 1991... 1991 Brides of Christ
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Brides of Christ is set in the mid-1960s, a time when the Catholic Church and its followers were struggling with the changing face of the Church, including the death of the Pope and the controversial issues of abortion and contraception. Told in six parts, the narrative follows Diane, a young woman who has walked away from her fiancé to join a convent after being sure she has a calling to the faith. Diane is forced to face her own demons, however, and eventually has to decide whether she can teach what the Church preaches, or if it's simply impossible for her to reconcile all the contradictions of the faith and uphold her vow of obedience.

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form y separately published work icon Ambrose Sue Smith , John Alsop , Australia : ABC Television , 1991 11652805 1991 single work film/TV Australia : ABC Television , 1991

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First known date: 1991

Works about this Work

Back in the Habit Nick Leys , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian Magazine , 5-6 July 2014; (p. 25-27)
Back in the Habit Nick Leys , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian Magazine , 5-6 July 2014; (p. 25-27)

Awards

1992 winner Logie Awards Most Popular Telemovie or Mini Series
1992 winner Logie Awards Most Outstanding Miniseries or Telemovie
1992 winner AFI Awards Australian Film Institute Awards Best Screenplay in a TV Drama
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