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form y separately published work icon Jedda single work   film/TV  
Alternative title: Jedda The Uncivilised
Issue Details: First known date: 1955... 1955 Jedda
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Film Details - Charles Chauvel Productions , 1955 - British Lion , 1956


Charles Chauvel

Production Companies:

Charles Chauvel Productions

Director of Photography:

Carl Kayser


Pam Bosworth
Jack Gardiner
Alex Ezard


Isadore Goodman


Incl. Ngarla Kunoth (Jedda), Robert Tudawali (Marbuck), Betty Suttor (Sarah McMann), Paul Reynall (Joe), George Simpson-Lyttle (Douglas McMann), Tas Fitzer (Peter Wallis), Wason Byers (Felix Romeo), Willie Farrar (Little Joe), Margaret Dingle (Little Jedda).

Release Dates:

5 May 1955 (Australia). Other release dates include Sweden (19 March 1956) and the USA (27 February 1957).


  • Central Australia, Northern Territory (Australia)


1. Titled Jedda the Uncivilised for the film's US release.
2. Further reference: Andrew Pike and Ross Cooper. Australian Film 1900-1977, A Guide to Feature Film Production (1980), pp.288-289.