This program uncovers the true past of Merle Oberon. Studio publicists said she was born into a wealthy family in Hobart. In reality, Merle Oberon was born in Calcutta to Anglo-Indian parents. This film looks at celebrity, memory, identity, race and class, examining one of the biggest movie stars of the 1930's and 1940's. 56 mins.
|Place of Publication||Lindfield, N.S.W.|
|Publication status||Published - 2002|
- Oberon, Merle, 1911-1979
- Motion picture actors and actresses--Biography