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Mandy Sayer - Those Dashing McDonagh Sisters Events

Join award-winning author Mandy Sayer at events around Sydney and hear about the trailblazing McDonagh sisters – the first women in Australia to form their own film production company.


Tea Topics at Woollahra Library – Tuesday 8 November, 11am

Join award-winning novelist and narrative non-fiction writer Mandy Sayer as she shares her insights from her entertaining and inspiring biography of three sisters who transformed Australian cinema.

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Gleebooks Event, Mandy Sayer in conversation with Louis Nowra – Thursday 17 November, 6pm

Mandy Sayer joins Louis Nowra to discuss the remarkable McDonagh sisters and the inspiring story of how they transformed Australian cinema.

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National Film and Sound Archive of Australia – Thursday 8 December, 6pm

Mandy Sayer sits down with Karina Libbey to talk about Paulette, Phyllis and Isabel McDonagh – three sassy sisters in their mid-twenties, who produced four feature films and a number of documentaries between 1926 and 1933.

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Those Dashing McDonagh Sisters
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