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Author Marchetta, Melina, 1965-

Title Looking for Alibrandi : original screenplay / by Melina Marchetta
Published Sydney, N.S.W. : Currency Press, 2000
Sydney, N.S.W. : Currency Press, [2018]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS CRC  827.03 M3174 A6/L6M  AVAILABLE
 MELB  827.03 M3174 A6/L6M  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 95 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Summary "'Looking for Alibrandi', the novel was published to critical acclaim in 1993. It won CBC Book of the Year Award, the Multicultural Book of the Year Award, and the Kids Own Literature Award (KOALA)". "Winner, NSW Premier's Scriptwriting Award, 2000". -- facing page and back cover
Adapted for the screen by the author from her enormously successful novel about Josie Alibrandi and her relationship with her friends and family in her last year at school. Includes stills from the film and an introduction from the author
Notes Screenplay, adapted from the novel
Audience For secondary students
Subject Children of immigrants -- Australia -- Juvenile drama.
Children of minorities -- Australia -- Juvenile drama.
Fatherless families -- Australia -- Juvenile drama.
Fathers and daughters -- Juvenile drama.
Girls -- Australia -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Girls -- Australia -- Conduct of life -- Juvenile drama.
Girls -- Australia -- Conduct of life.
Identity (Philosophical concept) -- Juvenile drama.
Immigrants -- Australia -- Juvenile drama.
Italian Australians -- Drama
Italian families -- Australia -- Juvenile drama
Italians -- Australia -- Juvenile drama.
Italians -- Australia -- Drama.
Italians -- Australia.
Minorities -- Australia -- Juvenile drama.
Mothers and daughters -- Juvenile drama.
Single mothers -- Juvenile fiction.
Single-parent families -- Australia -- Drama.
Single-parent families -- Australia -- Juvenile drama.
Single-parent families -- Australia.
Teenagers -- Drama.
Teenagers -- Australia -- Drama.
Teenagers -- Australia -- Juvenile drama.
Teenagers -- Australia.
Unmarried mothers -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Screenplays.
Author Currency Press.
LC no. 00691146
ISBN 0868196231
OTHER TI Looking for Alibrandi (Motion picture)