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A young woman investigates the death of her mother, who drowned when her daughter was still a baby. The question is: was it murder, suicide or merely an accident?

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Nina Bailley / Georgia White
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Karlin
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Elizabeth
Alex Menglet ...
Lazlo
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Frank Le Mat
Lewis Fiander ...
Scarlatti
Roy Baldwin ...
Librarian
Kerin Boyer ...
Policewoman 1
Tommy Dysart ...
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Lynda Gibson ...
Policewoman 2
Colin Hay ...
Policeman
Nick Lathouris ...
Bystander
David Letch ...
Gallery manager
Robert Meldrum ...
Alex
Jillian Murray ...
Leela
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A young woman investigates the death of her mother, who drowned when her daughter was still a baby. The question is: was it murder, suicide or merely an accident? Written by Swie Tio <sweet_t@dds.nl>

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Did she fall or was she pushed? Finding out could be murder.

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12 October 1989 (Australia)  »

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La misteriosa morte di Georgia White  »

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Brilliant.
27 October 2002 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Judy Davis returns to the Australian screen in an almighty role. She plays insurance investigator, Nina Bailey and her mother, Georgia White. After a recent photo gallery presentation at an Art Gallery of Georgia's work, Nina becomes suspicious of her mother's sudden death.

Davis leads an all star Australian cast, strongly supported by a solid plot and well written story. Georgia is another Australian classic.


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