For the 1901 novel, see My Brilliant Career. My Brilliant Career is a my brilliant career pdf Eastmancolor Australian period drama film starring Judy Davis, Sam Neill and Wendy Hughes and is directed by Gillian Armstrong. It distributed by Analysis Film Releasing Corp.
The film was released in Australia on 17 August 1979, in the United States on 6 October 1979 at the New York Film Festival, and on 1 February 1980 in limited U. Davis won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the 34th British Academy Film Awards in 1981.
19th century Australia, dreams of a better life to the detriment of her work on a country farm. Her parents, upset by her dreams of grandeur, send her to board with her grandmother in hopes of teaching her proper manners and behaviour.
Sybylla is sent to spend time at the Beecham estate, and her feelings increase toward Harry. She returns to her grandmother’s home when Harry is sent on a tour of their properties, with everyone on both estates coyly approving of their romance. Frank attempts to derail the couple through rumours, which leads to increasing tensions between the two.