An Angel at My Table 1990

Jane Campion

In 1920s and 1930s New Zealand, Janet Frame grows up in a poor family with lots of brothers and sisters. Already at an early age she is different from the other kids. She gets an education ...

Runtime: 3 hours

 

Credits

Cast

  • Kerry Fox Janet Frame
  • Alexia Keogh Janet Frame as adolescent
  • Karen Fergusson Janet Frame as a teenager
  • Iris Churn Mother
  • Jessie Mune Baby Janet
  • Kevin J. Wilson Father
  • Francesca Collins Baby Jane
  • Melina Bernecker Myrtle
  • Mark Morrison Bruddie Frame as child
  • Katherine Murray-Cowper Young Isabel
  • Mark Thomson Billy Delaware
  • Brenda Kendall Miss Botting
  • Paul Moffat Dis McIvor
  • Blair Hutchison Bully Boy
  • David McAuslan Bully Boy
  • Ailene Herring Teacher
  • Faye Flegg Doctor
  • Carla Hedgeman Young Poppy
  • Timothy Bartlett Gussy Dymock
  • Richard Mills Talent Scout
  • Sassy Acorn Audition Girl
  • Tony Creamer Audition Boy
  • Hamish McFarlane Avril Luxon
  • Geoff Barlow Headmaster
  • Samantha Townsley Teenage Isabel
  • Sarah Llewellyn June Frame as Child
  • Christopher Lawrence Bruddie Frame as Teen
  • Edith Campion Miss Lindsay
  • Fiona Kay Marguerite
  • Brian Flegg Doctor
  • Eileen Clark Neighbor
  • Margaret Gordon Neighbor
  • Caroline Somerville Poppy as teen
  • Lilian Enting Miss Crowe
  • Fiona Brown Shirley
  • Maureen Duffy Miss Farnie
  • Karla Smith Sybil
  • Willa O'Neill Edith
  • Fritha Stalker Bridget
  • Melanie Reid Melanie
  • Natasha Gray Lesley
  • Kelly Stewart Rose
  • Andrew Robertt Bruddie (as Andrew Binns)
  • Glynis Angell Isabel
  • Susan McGregor June Frame as teen
  • Erin Mills Katherine
  • Virginia Brocklehurst Rona
  • Natalie Ellis Aunt Isy
  • Eddie Hegan Uncle George
  • Sarah Smuts-Kennedy June
  • Colin McColl John Forrest
  • Erin Dorricott Eunice
  • Francene Clark Mary
  • Doreen Donnell Teacher
  • Alistair Douglas Headmaster
  • Rod Collison Mr. Niles
  • Harry Lavington Head of Psychology
  • Sheryl Stewart Nurse Maitland
  • Cushla Ashton Borstal Girl
  • Jacqueline O'Rourke Borstal Girl
  • Joy Trow Woman on Platform
  • June Shane Neighbour
  • Annabelle Lomas Mrs. Chandler
  • Ann Coc-Kroft Nurse
  • David Stott Doctor
  • Elizabeth McRae Nurse
  • Jim Rawdon Wilson
  • Peter Brunt Dr. Burt
  • Celia Nicholson Piona
  • Peter Needham Dr. Palmer
  • Joshua Cole June and Wilson's Child
  • Ian Hendl June and Wilson's Child
  • Martyn Sanderson Frank Sargeson
  • Jessica Wilcox Kay Stead
  • Mark Clare Karl Stead
  • Helene Anderson Norwegian Woman
  • Joan Foster Hotel Manageress
  • David Letch Patrick
  • Rob Jayne Ben
  • Sharon Marsden Katie
  • Collette Cooper Bohemian
  • Paul Norell Bohemian
  • Julia Calvo Spanish Woman on Train
  • Carlos Martínez Spanish Official
  • Maria Matias Spanish Woman
  • Michael Harry Colin
  • Maria Mercedes Moroto Catalina
  • Paula Sánchez Francesca
  • Timothy Smith Edwin Mather
  • Alison Bruce Dora
  • William Brandt Bernhard
  • Gwyneth Hugues Matron
  • Gerald Bryan Dr. Cawley
  • Billie Atkinson Mrs. Morgan
  • Peter Dennett Mark Goulden
  • David McKenzie Alan Sillitoe
  • Eleanor Wragge Ruth Sillitoe
  • Caroline Flint Mrs. Goulden
  • Rachel Hernandez Columba
  • Patrick Griffiths Reporter
  • Jack Dacey Extra in games scene in room (uncredited)
  • Melissa Dawson (uncredited)

Writers

  • Laura Jones
  • Janet Frame

Producers

  • John Maynard
  • Bridget Ikin