High Tide is a 1987 Australian film, from a script by Laura Jones, about the mother-daughter bond, directed by Gillian Armstrong. Armstrong reported that when she began work on High Tide she pinned a note above her desk: "Blood ties. Water. Running Away." Jan Adele plays Lilli's mother-in-law Bet, in her film debut. Two-time Academy Award nominee Judy Davis plays Lili, a back-up singer for an Elvis Presley impersonator, who lives on the edge of show business. She is stranded in a small coastal town and befriends teenager Ally without knowing she is the daughter left behind as an infant...
|Release date:||July 30, 1987|
|Directed by:||Gillian Armstrong|
|Music by:||Peter Best|
|Screenplay by:||Laura Jones|