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The Resource Breaker Morant, produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Bereford ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, Bruce Beresford & David Stevens

Breaker Morant, produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Bereford ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, Bruce Beresford & David Stevens

Label
Breaker Morant
Title
Breaker Morant
Statement of responsibility
produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Bereford ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, Bruce Beresford & David Stevens
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
During the Boer war, a champion horse trainer and two other Australian officers are court-martialed for murdering civilians
Member of
Cataloging source
CaOWLBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Donald McAlpine ; editor, Harold Lander
Intended audience
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
  • OFA rating: PG
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Edward Woodward, Jack Thompson, John Waters, Bryan Brown, Charles Tingwell, Terence Donovan, Rod Mullinar
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2009
  • 1940-
  • 1948-
  • 1947-
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beresford, Bruce
  • Woodward, Edward
  • Thompson, Jack
  • Waters, John
  • Brown, Bryan
  • Ross, Kenneth
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
107
Series statement
  • Criterion collection
  • Cinema collection Vaughan Public Libraries
  • Criterion collection
Series volume
  • 773
  • 773
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ross, Kenneth
  • Morant, Breaker
  • Great Britain
  • South African War, 1899-1902
  • Trials (Military offenses)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Breaker Morant, produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Bereford ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, Bruce Beresford & David Stevens
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the play by Kenneth Ross
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Special features: audio commentary from 2004 featuring Beresford; New interviews with Beresford, cinematographer Donald McAlpine, and actor Bryan Brown ; Interview with actor Edward Woodward from 2004 ; New piece about the Boer War with historian Stephen Miller ; The Breaker, a 1973 documentary profiling the real Harry "Breaker" Morant, with a 2010 statement by its director, Frank Shields ; trailer ; Plus: an essay by film scholar Neil Sunyard
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 minutes)
Isbn
9781681430492
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515156714
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
CC2531BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00291588
  • (CaOWLBI)av00291588
  • 275012
System details
Blu-ray disc (requires Blu-ray player for playback) ; anamorphic widescreen format (1.85:1 aspect ratio) ; monaural
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Breaker Morant, produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Bereford ; screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, Bruce Beresford & David Stevens
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the play by Kenneth Ross
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Special features: audio commentary from 2004 featuring Beresford; New interviews with Beresford, cinematographer Donald McAlpine, and actor Bryan Brown ; Interview with actor Edward Woodward from 2004 ; New piece about the Boer War with historian Stephen Miller ; The Breaker, a 1973 documentary profiling the real Harry "Breaker" Morant, with a 2010 statement by its director, Frank Shields ; trailer ; Plus: an essay by film scholar Neil Sunyard
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 minutes)
Isbn
9781681430492
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515156714
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
CC2531BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00291588
  • (CaOWLBI)av00291588
  • 275012
System details
Blu-ray disc (requires Blu-ray player for playback) ; anamorphic widescreen format (1.85:1 aspect ratio) ; monaural
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

Library Locations

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