The Resource Sweet country, screenplay by David Tranter and Steven McGregor ; produced by Greer Simpkin, David Jowsey ; directed by Warwick Thornton

Sweet country, screenplay by David Tranter and Steven McGregor ; produced by Greer Simpkin, David Jowsey ; directed by Warwick Thornton

Label
Sweet country
Title
Sweet country
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by David Tranter and Steven McGregor ; produced by Greer Simpkin, David Jowsey ; directed by Warwick Thornton
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Sam, a middle-aged Aboriginal man, works for a preacher in the outback of Australia's Northern Territory. When Harry, a bitter war veteran, moves into a neighboring outpost, the preacher sends Sam and his family to help Harry renovate his cattle yards. But Sam's relationship with the cruel and ill-tempered Harry quickly deteriorates, culminating in a violent shootout in which Sam kills Harry in self-defense
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Nick Meyers ; director of photography, Warwick Thornton
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R; for violence, bloody images and for language throughout
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Bryan Brown, Thomas M. Wright, Sam Neill, Ewen Leslie, Hamilton Morris, Natassia Gorey-furber, Matt Day, Tremayne Doolan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1983-
  • 1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tranter, David
  • McGregor, Steven
  • Simpkin, Geer
  • Thornton, Warwick
  • Brown, Bryan
  • Wright, Thomas M.
  • Leslie, Ewen
  • Neill, Sam
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Self-defense
  • Murder
  • Justice
Technique
live action
Label
Sweet country, screenplay by David Tranter and Steven McGregor ; produced by Greer Simpkin, David Jowsey ; directed by Warwick Thornton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2017
  • Widescreen (2.40:1)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1037951775
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396531017
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
53101
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; English 5.1 Dolby digital, stereo; Region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sweet country, screenplay by David Tranter and Steven McGregor ; produced by Greer Simpkin, David Jowsey ; directed by Warwick Thornton
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2017
  • Widescreen (2.40:1)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1037951775
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396531017
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
53101
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; English 5.1 Dolby digital, stereo; Region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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