This film traces the career of Dr Edward Trenbow (Corin Redgrave), who becomes a well-respected Sydney psychiatrist. In the 1920s, he takes up residence at Callan Park Asylum. The film touches on issues of psychoanalysis and physical treatments, such as fever treatment. Written by
Sujit R. Varma
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National Trust of Australia properties featured as locations in the film included Lindesay in Sydney, New South Wales and Rippon Lea House and Gardens in Melbourne, Victoria. Both estates are distinctly billed during the film's closing credits. See more