Oranges and Sunshine Solarmovie

Oranges and Sunshine (2010)


The story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker from Nottingham, who uncovers one of the most significant social scandals in recent times – the forced migration of children from the United Kingdom. Almost singlehandedly, Margaret reunited thousands of families, brought authorities to account and worldwide attention to an extraordinary miscarriage of justice.

Oranges and Sunshine Solarmovie
Solarmovie Score: 7.2/10 from 52 votes
Release Date: 2010-10-08
Status: Released
Run time: 100 min / 1:40
Production Studio : Sixteen Films, See-Saw Films
Production Countries: United Kingdom, Australia


Emily Watson
as Margaret Humphreys
Aisling Loftus
as Susie
Hugo Weaving
as Jack
Lorraine Ashbourne
as Nicky
David Wenham
as Len
Tara Morice
as Pauline
Stuart Wolfenden
as Bill
Richard Dillane
as Merv Humphreys
Molly Windsor
as Rachel
Kate Rutter
as Vera
Federay Holmes
as Charlotte
Harvey Scrimshaw
as Ben
Tammy Wakefield
as Susan
Marg Downey
as Miss Hutchison
Geoff Revell
as Syd
Chrissie Page
as Betty
Barbara Marten
as Mary
Geoff Morrell
as Walter
Tanya Myers
as Joan
Russell Dykstra
as Dan
Greg Stone
as Bob
Alastair G. Cumming
as Australia House Official
Robert Purdy
as Charity Rep
Carolina Giammetta
as Charity Rep
Mark Jardine
as Charity Rep


Sound Lisa Gerrard Original Music Composer
Production Kathleen Crawford Casting
Writing Rona Munro Screenplay
Production Emile Sherman Producer
Production Iain Canning Producer
Editing Dany Cooper Editor
Production Nikki Barrett Casting
Camera Denson Baker Director of Photography
Art Melinda Doring Production Design
Directing Jim Loach Director
Production Camilla Bray Producer
Costume & Make-Up Cappi Ireland Costume Design
Camera Matt Nettheim Still Photographer
Directing Jo Beckett Script Supervisor
Camera Dean Rogers Still Photographer
Writing Margaret Humphreys Book
Costume & Make-Up Jen Rossiter Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Jen Rossiter Hair Setup