15 certificateParadise Road is a Film programme that first aired in 1997 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

Paradise Road is a 3 star programme

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Paradise Road (1997)

Directed by
Bruce Beresford

This compelling true-life drama reveals the heroic actions of a group of women who are held prisoner by the Japenese during World War II.

These diverse women from different countries, speaking different languages, unite to form a vocal orchestra - creating a life affirming symphony of human voices.

This is a true story of courage, triumph, friendship and strength.

Written by ,

Also known as "La Route du paradis", "Un Canto de Esperanza"

Genre: Film

Running Time: 117 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1997

3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: Australia/USA

Filmed in Colour


Image for Glenn CloseGlenn Close...Adrienne Pargiter
Image for Frances McDormandFrances McDormand...Dr. Verstak
Image for Pauline CollinsPauline Collins...Daisy 'Margaret' Drummond
Image for Cate BlanchettCate Blanchett...Susan Macarthy
Jennifer Ehle...Rosemary Leighton-Jones
Image for Julianna MarguliesJulianna Margulies...Topsy Merritt
Wendy Hughes...Mrs. Dickson
Johanna Ter Steege...Sister Wilhelminia
Elizabeth Spriggs...Mrs. Roberts
Pamela Rabe...Mrs. Tippler
Clyde Kusatsu...Sgt. Tomiashi 'The Snake'
Stan Egi...Cap. Tanaka
David Chung...The Interpreter
Sab Shimono...Col. Hirota
Penne Hackforth-Jones...Mrs. Pike
Pauline Chan...Wing
Lisa Hensley...Edna
Susie Porter...Oggi
Anita Hegh...Bett
Tessa Humphries...Celia Roberts