Character: Opal Ritchie
Created by: Libby Hathorn (novel)
Directed by: Simon Wincer
Written by: H. Haden Yelin (teleplay)
Produced by: Dorothea G. Petrie, Brent Shields, Richard Welsh
Other cast: Judy Davis, Jamey Sheridan, Lauren Hewett, Ernie Dingo, Michael Caton
Premiere date: 19 April 1998 (USA)
Genre: Drama
Running time: 1h 38min

Scenic settings in Australia enhance this Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation, a simple yet engaging tale about a teenage girl's adjustment to a new family.