The Road From Coorain (2002)
The life of Australian-American author Jill Ker Conway (played as an adult by Katherine Slattery) is dramatized in this splendid "Masterpiece Theatre" production adapted from Conway's acclaimed memoir of her upbringing in the Australian outback. Raised on an isolated farmland along with her two brothers, Jill grows into a self-sufficient woman through family tragedy and triumph. Juliet Stevenson, Richard Roxburgh co-star. 97 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English (SDH); biography; filmography.