Sister Kenny

  • 1946
  • 1 HR 56 MIN
  • NR
  • Biography

A very respectful, if slow, biography of a woman who fought her entire life to bring her own system of treating polio victims to international acceptance. Russell was nominated for an Oscar for her work as she limns a nearly 40-year period in the life of Australian Kenny, from her college days to age 60. Working from the book by Kenny and Ostenso, the screenwriters...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (4 Credits)
Mary E. McCarthy
Milton Gunzburg
Source (2 Credits)
Elizabeth Kenny
Martha Ostenso
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Roland Gross
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Alexandre Tansman
Art Director (2 Credits)
Albert S. D'Agostino
William Flannery
Set Decorator (2 Credits)
Darrell Silvera
Harley Miller
Costumes (1 Credit)
Travis Banton
Special Effects (1 Credit)
Vernon L. Walker
Music Director (1 Credit)
C. Bakaleinikoff

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