Director Robert Stevenson collaborated with novelist Aldous Huxley and theatrical-producer John Houseman on the screenplay for this 1944 adaptation of Charlotte Bronte’s gothic romance Jane Eyre.
Of all adaptations of Jane Eyre (it had previously been filmed in 1913, 1915 and 1921, and has been remade several times since), this 1943 version is one of the best
Keep an eye out for an uncredited Elizabeth Taylor as the consumptive orphanage friend of young Jane Eyre .
Film commences at 11am at the Palais Royale Hotel, 230 Katoomba St, Katoomba, a classic 1920s art-deco style hotel.
Matinees are on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of month at 11am.
For more information contact Korey on (02) 4782 1117 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org
Entry to this film is by membership of Katoomba Film Society, which is $30 for 20 films per year.