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The Resource The Snowtown murders, IFC Midnight ; Screen Australia and WARP Films Austraila present ; in association with Film Victoria...[et al.] ; story by Shaun Grant, Justin Kurzel ; written by Shaun Grant ; producers Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw ; director Justin Kurzel, (videorecording)

The Snowtown murders, IFC Midnight ; Screen Australia and WARP Films Austraila present ; in association with Film Victoria...[et al.] ; story by Shaun Grant, Justin Kurzel ; written by Shaun Grant ; producers Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw ; director Justin Kurzel, (videorecording)

Label
The Snowtown murders
Title
The Snowtown murders
Statement of responsibility
IFC Midnight ; Screen Australia and WARP Films Austraila present ; in association with Film Victoria...[et al.] ; story by Shaun Grant, Justin Kurzel ; written by Shaun Grant ; producers Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw ; director Justin Kurzel
Contributor
Actor
Adapter
Screenwriter
Author
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Composer
Director
Distributor
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
Cinematographer, Adam Arkapaw; editor, Veronika Jenet; music, Jed Kurzel
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
  • In English; optional subtitles in Spanish
  • Open-captioned 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
  • Grant, Shaun
  • McLeish, Anna
  • Shaw, Sarah
  • Pittaway, Lucas
  • Henshall, Daniel
  • Harris, Louise
  • Groves, Anthony
  • Viergever, Aaron
  • Walker, David
  • Marshall, Debi
  • McGarry, Andrew
  • IFC Midnight (Firm)
  • IFC Films
  • Screen Australia
  • Warp Films
  • Film Victoria
  • MPI Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
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  • Mass murder
  • Teenage boys
  • Single mothers
  • Asesinato
  • Muchachos adolescentes
  • Madres solteras
Technique
live action
Label
The Snowtown murders, IFC Midnight ; Screen Australia and WARP Films Austraila present ; in association with Film Victoria...[et al.] ; story by Shaun Grant, Justin Kurzel ; written by Shaun Grant ; producers Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw ; director Justin Kurzel, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2010
  • Inspired by the books "Killing for Pleasure" by Debi Marshall and "The Snowtown Murders" by Andrew McGarry
  • special features: deleted scenes with audio commentary; feature commentary with director; original cast footage; the Snowtown crimes; interviews; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn797017371
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780788615856
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
030306957197
Other physical details
sd., col.
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
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Snowtown murders, IFC Midnight ; Screen Australia and WARP Films Austraila present ; in association with Film Victoria...[et al.] ; story by Shaun Grant, Justin Kurzel ; written by Shaun Grant ; producers Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw ; director Justin Kurzel, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2010
  • Inspired by the books "Killing for Pleasure" by Debi Marshall and "The Snowtown Murders" by Andrew McGarry
  • special features: deleted scenes with audio commentary; feature commentary with director; original cast footage; the Snowtown crimes; interviews; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn797017371
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780788615856
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
030306957197
Other physical details
sd., col.
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
Video recording format
DVD

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