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3.4
14 Ratings

The Getting of Wisdom

Directed by Bruce Beresford
Australia, 1978
Drama

Synopsis

Told with a delicate blend of satire and nostalgia, this award-winning coming-of-age tale introduces one of Australian literature’s most beloved characters to the screen, Laura Tweedle Rambothan (Susannah Fowle).

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The Getting of Wisdom Directed by Bruce Beresford

Awards & Festivals

AACTA International Awards

1978 | Winner: Best Screenplay, Adapted

1978 | 4 nominations including: Best Actress in a Supporting Role