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The Resource Sweet country, Samuel Goldwyn Films ; Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Create NSW in association with Screen Territory, Memento Films International and Adelaide Film Festival present ; a Bunya production ; a Warwick Thornton film ; directed by Warwick Thornton ; produced by Greer Simpkin, David Jowsey ; screenplay by David Tranter and Steven McGregor, (Blu-ray disc)

Sweet country, Samuel Goldwyn Films ; Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Create NSW in association with Screen Territory, Memento Films International and Adelaide Film Festival present ; a Bunya production ; a Warwick Thornton film ; directed by Warwick Thornton ; produced by Greer Simpkin, David Jowsey ; screenplay by David Tranter and Steven McGregor, (Blu-ray disc)

Label
Sweet country
Title
Sweet country
Statement of responsibility
Samuel Goldwyn Films ; Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Create NSW in association with Screen Territory, Memento Films International and Adelaide Film Festival present ; a Bunya production ; a Warwick Thornton film ; directed by Warwick Thornton ; produced by Greer Simpkin, David Jowsey ; screenplay by David Tranter and Steven McGregor
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
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
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for violence, bloody images and for language throughout
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.S94 2018
PerformerNote
Bryan Brown, Hamilton Morris, Thomas M. Wright, Ewen Leslie, Gibson John, Natassia Gorey-Furber, Matt Day, Anni Finsterer, Tremayne Doolan, Trevon Doolan, Sam Neill
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1983-
  • 1980-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tranter, David
  • McGregor, Steven
  • Simpkin, Geer
  • Jowsey, David
  • Thornton, Warwick
  • Brown, Bryan
  • Morris, Hamilton
  • Wright, Thomas M.
  • Leslie, Ewen
  • John, Gibson
  • Gorey-Furber, Natassia
  • Day, Matt
  • Finsterer, Anni
  • Doolan, Tremayne
  • Doolan, Trevon
  • Neill, Sam
  • Samuel Goldwyn Films (Firm)
  • Screen Australia
  • South Australian Film Corporation
  • Create NSW (Firm)
  • Screen Territory (Firm)
  • Memento Films
  • Adelaide Film Festival (Organization)
  • Bunya Productions
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Self-defense
  • Murder
  • Justice
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Justice
  • Murder
  • Self-defense
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Sweet country, Samuel Goldwyn Films ; Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Create NSW in association with Screen Territory, Memento Films International and Adelaide Film Festival present ; a Bunya production ; a Warwick Thornton film ; directed by Warwick Thornton ; produced by Greer Simpkin, David Jowsey ; screenplay by David Tranter and Steven McGregor, (Blu-ray disc)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2017
  • Wide screen (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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396530980
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
53098
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1590896
  • (OCoLC)1038788793
  • (OCoLC)on1038788793
  • 1590896
System details
Blu-ray, region A, wide screen (2.40:1); 5.1 DTS-HD MA; 1080p high definition; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Sweet country, Samuel Goldwyn Films ; Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Create NSW in association with Screen Territory, Memento Films International and Adelaide Film Festival present ; a Bunya production ; a Warwick Thornton film ; directed by Warwick Thornton ; produced by Greer Simpkin, David Jowsey ; screenplay by David Tranter and Steven McGregor, (Blu-ray disc)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2017
  • Wide screen (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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396530980
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
53098
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1590896
  • (OCoLC)1038788793
  • (OCoLC)on1038788793
  • 1590896
System details
Blu-ray, region A, wide screen (2.40:1); 5.1 DTS-HD MA; 1080p high definition; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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