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Breaker Morant
Breaker Morant
2017
Videos and DVDs
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.
Main title:
Imprint:
©1980.Australia : Distributed by Umbrella Entertainment, ©2017.
Collation:
1 DVD-video (107 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Notes:
Catalogued from container.Umbrella Entertainment : DAVID3749.Originally produced as a motion picture in 1980.Adapted from the play 'Breaker' Morant by Kenneth Ross.English. No subtitles.
Credits:
Screenplay by Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens, Bruce Beresford ; produced by Matthew Carroll ; directed by Bruce Beresford.
Performers:
Cast: 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.
Audience:
Censorship classification : PG.
System details:
DVD video, Dolby digital 5.1, NTSC, Region All, widescreen 16:9, 1.77:1.
Awards:
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.
Dewey class:
791.4372
Language:
English
BRN:
678556
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