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The Resource Breaker Morant, producer, Matthew Carroll ; screenplay, Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording DVD)

Breaker Morant, producer, Matthew Carroll ; screenplay, Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Breaker Morant
Title
Breaker Morant
Statement of responsibility
producer, Matthew Carroll ; screenplay, Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; directed by Bruce Beresford
Contributor
Actor
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
During the Boer War, a champion horse trainer and two other Australian officers are court-martialed for executing prisoners in an effort to divert attention from the war crimes committed by their superior officers
Member of
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Breaker Morant (Motion picture)
Credits note
Cinematography, Donald McAlpine ; story editor, Harold Lander ; film editor, William Anderson ; production designer, David Copping
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B734 2015
PerformerNote
Edward Woodward, Jack Thompson, John Waters, Bryan Brown, Lewis Fitz-Gerald, Charles Tingwell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2009
  • 1940-
  • 1946-
  • 1947-
  • 1923-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beresford, Bruce
  • Woodward, Edward
  • Thompson, Jack
  • Waters, John
  • Brown, Bryan
  • Fitz-Gerald, Lewis
  • Tingwell, Charles
  • Ross, Kenneth
Runtime
107
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
773
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morant, Breaker
  • Ross, Kenneth
  • Trials (Military offenses)
  • South African War, 1899-1902
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Breaker Morant, producer, Matthew Carroll ; screenplay, Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Based on the play by Kenneth G. Ross
  • Essay by film scholar Neil Sinyard in container
  • Title from disc surface
  • Features: new, restored 4K digital transfer, supervised and approved by director Bruce Beresford; 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 (1973) documentary profiling the real Harry "Breaker" Morant, with a 2010 statement by its director, Frank Shields; trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Isbn
9781681430508
Lccn
be2015033412
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515156813
  • 00715515156813
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2532D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen 1.85:1, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Breaker Morant, producer, Matthew Carroll ; screenplay, Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; directed by Bruce Beresford, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Based on the play by Kenneth G. Ross
  • Essay by film scholar Neil Sinyard in container
  • Title from disc surface
  • Features: new, restored 4K digital transfer, supervised and approved by director Bruce Beresford; 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 (1973) documentary profiling the real Harry "Breaker" Morant, with a 2010 statement by its director, Frank Shields; trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Isbn
9781681430508
Lccn
be2015033412
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515156813
  • 00715515156813
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2532D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen 1.85:1, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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