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Breaker Morant.

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C0002060852 DVD BRE
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Identifier 9344256016387
Call Number DVD BRE
Breaker Morant (Motion picture : 1980),
Title Breaker Morant.
Published Australia : Distributed by Umbrella Entertainment, ©2017.
Physical description 1 DVD-video (107 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Content type two-dimensional moving image
Media type video
Carrier type videodisc
Notes Catalogued from container.
Umbrella Entertainment : DAVID3749.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1980.
Adapted from the play 'Breaker' Morant by Kenneth Ross.
Credits Screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Beresford.
Performer Note Edward Woodward, Jack Thompson, John Waters, Bryan Brown, Charles Tingwell, Terence Donovan, Chris Haywood, Vincent Ball, Ray Meagher, Alan Cassell, Russell Kiefel, Rob Steele, Lewis Fitz-Gerald, Rod Mullinar.
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.
Audience Censorship classification : PG.
Technical details DVD video, Dolby digital 5.1, NTSC, Region All, widescreen 16:9, 1.77:1.
Language English. No subtitles.
Notes AACTA Award, 1980 AFI Awards ; Academy Award 19980, Best Adapted Screenplay ; Cannes Film Festival 1980, Palme d'Or Best Supporting Actor ; Golden Globe Award 1980, Best Foreign Film ; Kansas City Film Critics Circle 1980, Best Foreign Film.
Personal Subject Ross, Kenneth, -- 1941- Film adaptations
Morant, Breaker, -- 1864?-1902 -- Drama
Subject Great Britain. Army. Bushveldt Carbineers Drama
South African War, 1899-1902 -- Drama
Trials (Military offenses) -- Drama
Feature films -- Australia
Motion pictures, Australian
Australia -- History, Military -- Drama
Genre Historical films
War films
Film adaptations
Feature films
Fiction films
Additional author Beresford, Bruce
Carroll, Matt, 1944-
Hardy, Jonathan, 1940-2012
Stevens, David, 1940-2018
Woodward, Edward, 1930-2009
Thompson, Jack, 1940-
Waters, John, 1948-
Brown, Bryan, 1947-
Tingwell, Charles, 1923-2009
Donovan, Terence, 1942-
Haywood, Chris, 1948-
Ball, Vincent, 1923-
Meagher, Ray
Cassell, Alan, 1932-2017
Fitz-Gerald, Lewis
Mullinar, Rod
Ross, Kenneth, 1941- Breaker Morant.
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