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The Resource The Snowtown murders, Screen Australia and Warp Films Australia present ; in association with Film Victoria, South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival, and Omnilab Media ; director Justin Kurzel ; producers Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw ; written by Shaun Grant ; story by Shaun Grant, Justin Kurzel ; [IFC Midnight], (DVD)

The Snowtown murders, Screen Australia and Warp Films Australia present ; in association with Film Victoria, South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival, and Omnilab Media ; director Justin Kurzel ; producers Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw ; written by Shaun Grant ; story by Shaun Grant, Justin Kurzel ; [IFC Midnight], (DVD)

Label
The Snowtown murders
Title
The Snowtown murders
Statement of responsibility
Screen Australia and Warp Films Australia present ; in association with Film Victoria, South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival, and Omnilab Media ; director Justin Kurzel ; producers Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw ; written by Shaun Grant ; story by Shaun Grant, Justin Kurzel ; [IFC Midnight]
Contributor
Actor
Adapter
Artistic director
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Distributor
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on horrifying crimes discovered in Snowtown, Australia in 1999. The film follows a mother raising her three boys in a poor suburb. She takes up with a new man, hoping for security but instead welcoming a vicious predator into her home. An uncompromising look at the alarming circumstances that led to the notorious crimes
Awards note
Special Jury Prize, Cannes' Critics Week.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Adam Arkapaw ; editor, Veronika Jenet ; composer, Jed Kurzel ; production designer, Fiona Crombie ; costume designers, Alice Babidge, Fiona Crombie ; exective producers, Robin Gutch, Mark Herbert
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in Spanish, English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.S66 2012
PerformerNote
Lucas Pittaway, Daniel Henshall, Louise Harris, Anthony Groves, Aaron Viergever, David Walker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1973-
  • 1983-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kurzel, Justin
  • McLeish, Anna
  • Shaw, Sarah
  • Gutch, Robin
  • Herbert, Mark
  • Grant, Shaun
  • Pittaway, Lucas
  • Henshall, Daniel
  • Harris, Louise
  • Groves, Anthony
  • Viergever, Aaron
  • Walker, David
  • Arkapaw, Adam
  • Jenet, Veronika
  • Kurzel, Jed
  • Crumble, Fiona
  • Marshall, Debi
  • McGarry, Andrew
  • Screen Australia
  • Warp Films
  • Film Victoria
  • South Australian Film Corporation
  • Adelaide Film Festival (Organization)
  • Omnilab Media (Firm)
  • IFC Midnight (Firm)
  • IFC Films
  • MPI Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass murder
  • Teenage boys
  • Single mothers
  • Crime films
  • Horror films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The Snowtown murders, Screen Australia and Warp Films Australia present ; in association with Film Victoria, South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival, and Omnilab Media ; director Justin Kurzel ; producers Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw ; written by Shaun Grant ; story by Shaun Grant, Justin Kurzel ; [IFC Midnight], (DVD)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the books "Killing for Pleasure" by Debi Marshall and "The Snowtown Murders" by Andrew McGarry
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2010
  • Bonus: Deleted scenes; Interviews: Lucas Pittaway (Jamie), Daniel Henshall (John), Louise Harris (Elizabeth), Justin Kurzel (director), Anna McLeish (producer), Sarah Shaw (producer); Original cast footage; The Snowtown crimes; [feature commentary with director Justin Kurzel]
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
Control code
ocn797017371
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780788615856
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
030306957197
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 9571
  • IFC9571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)797017371
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Snowtown murders, Screen Australia and Warp Films Australia present ; in association with Film Victoria, South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival, and Omnilab Media ; director Justin Kurzel ; producers Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw ; written by Shaun Grant ; story by Shaun Grant, Justin Kurzel ; [IFC Midnight], (DVD)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the books "Killing for Pleasure" by Debi Marshall and "The Snowtown Murders" by Andrew McGarry
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2010
  • Bonus: Deleted scenes; Interviews: Lucas Pittaway (Jamie), Daniel Henshall (John), Louise Harris (Elizabeth), Justin Kurzel (director), Anna McLeish (producer), Sarah Shaw (producer); Original cast footage; The Snowtown crimes; [feature commentary with director Justin Kurzel]
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
Control code
ocn797017371
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780788615856
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
030306957197
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 9571
  • IFC9571
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)797017371
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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