Aus-UK film Oranges and Sunshine has good opening in the UK

Sourced from if.com.au – By Sam Dallas

Australian/UK co-production Oranges and Sunshine has posted a good opening in the UK on the weekend.

The Jim Loach film, starring Emily Watson, Hugo Weaving and David Wenham, took in £82,922 ($130,839) from 44 screens, giving it an average of £1885 ($2974).

The Sixteen Films/See-Saw Films co-production tells the story of Nottingham social worker Margaret Humphreys who uncovers one of the most significant social scandals in recent time – the deportation of thousands of British children who were sent to Australia.

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