The Resource Breaker Morant, South Australian Film Corporation presents ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)

Breaker Morant, South Australian Film Corporation presents ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)

Label
Breaker Morant
Title
Breaker Morant
Statement of responsibility
South Australian Film Corporation presents ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Contributor
Composer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Three Australian lieutenants are court martialed for executing prisoners as a way of deflecting attention from war crimes committed by their superior officers. Based on a play and true story
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Donald McAlpine ; film editor, William Anderson ; original music, Phil Cunneen
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
  • In English, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B743547 2008
PerformerNote
Edward Woodward, Jack Thompson, John Waters, Bryan Brown, Rod Mullinar, Charles Tingwell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1940-
  • 1940-
  • 1930-2009
  • 1940-
  • 1945-
  • 1947-
  • 1923-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beresford, Bruce
  • Carroll, Matthew
  • Hardy, Jonathan
  • Stevens, David
  • Cunneen, Phil
  • Woodward, Edward
  • Thompson, Jack
  • Waters, John
  • Brown, Bryan
  • Mullinar, Rod
  • Tingwell, Charles
  • Ross, Kenneth
  • Denton, Kit
  • South Australian Film Corporation
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morant, Breaker
  • Great Britain
  • South African War, 1899-1902
  • Trials (Military offenses)
  • Foreign films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Breaker Morant, South Australian Film Corporation presents ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the play of the same title by Kenneth Ross, with additional material from "The Breaker", by Kit Denton
  • DVD release of the 1979 motion picture
  • Special features include: documentary, The Boer War ; Original 30-second radio spot
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn186527669
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381473520
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID4735CQDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)186527669
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.78.1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Breaker Morant, South Australian Film Corporation presents ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the play of the same title by Kenneth Ross, with additional material from "The Breaker", by Kit Denton
  • DVD release of the 1979 motion picture
  • Special features include: documentary, The Boer War ; Original 30-second radio spot
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn186527669
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381473520
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID4735CQDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)186527669
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.78.1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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