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The Resource Breaker Morant, 7 Network ; The Australian Film Commission ; Pact Productions ; The South Australian Film Corporation ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; directed by Bruce Beresford

Breaker Morant, 7 Network ; The Australian Film Commission ; Pact Productions ; The South Australian Film Corporation ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; directed by Bruce Beresford

Label
Breaker Morant
Title
Breaker Morant
Statement of responsibility
7 Network ; The Australian Film Commission ; Pact Productions ; The South Australian Film Corporation ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • 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
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B743 2015
PerformerNote
Edward Woodward, Jack Thompson, John Waters, Bryan Brown, Lewis Fitz-Gerald
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2009
  • 1940-
  • 1948-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beresford, Bruce
  • Woodward, Edward
  • Thompson, Jack
  • Waters, John
  • Brown, Bryan
  • Fitz-Gerald, Lewis
  • Ross, Kenneth
  • Denton, Kit
Runtime
107
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
773
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morant, Breaker
  • South African War, 1899-1902
Technique
live action
Label
Breaker Morant, 7 Network ; The Australian Film Commission ; Pact Productions ; The South Australian Film Corporation ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the play of the same title by Kenneth Ross, with additional material from "The Breaker", by Kit Denton
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1980
  • Special features: Audio commentary from 2004 featuring Beresford ; new interviews ; new piece about the Boer War with historian Stephen Miller ; trailer ; essay by film scholar Neil Sinyard
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Isbn
9781681430508
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
715515156813
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2532D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn917195801
  • (OCoLC)917195801
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Breaker Morant, 7 Network ; The Australian Film Commission ; Pact Productions ; The South Australian Film Corporation ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from the play of the same title by Kenneth Ross, with additional material from "The Breaker", by Kit Denton
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1980
  • Special features: Audio commentary from 2004 featuring Beresford ; new interviews ; new piece about the Boer War with historian Stephen Miller ; trailer ; essay by film scholar Neil Sinyard
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Isbn
9781681430508
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
715515156813
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2532D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn917195801
  • (OCoLC)917195801
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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