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Sweet country
Sweet country
2018
Videos and DVDs
"Inspired by real events, Sweet Country is a period western set in 1929 in the outback of Northern Territory, Australia. When Aboriginal stockman Sam (Hamilton Morris) kills white station owner Harry March (Ewen Leslie) in self-defence, Sam and his wife Lizzie (Natassia Gorey-Furber) go on the run. They are pursued across the outback, through glorious but harsh desert country. Sergeant Fletcher (Bryan Brown) leads the posse with the help of Aboriginal tracker Archie (Gibson John) and local landowners Fred Smith (Sam Neill) and Mick Kennedy (Thomas M. Wright). Fletcher is desperate to capture Sam and put him on trial for murder - but Sam is an expert bushman and he has little difficulty outlasting them. Eventually, for the health of his pregnant wife, Sam decides to give himself up. He is put on trial in the courtroom of Judge Taylor (Matt Day). But will justice be served?" -- cover.
Main title:
Imprint:
Universal Sony Pictures Entertainment.Australia : Distributed by Universal Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Australia Pty Ltd, ©2018.©2017.
Collation:
1 DVD-video (108 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Notes:
Catalogued from container.Sony Pictures Home Entertainment: DJ1364.Special features: Behind the scenes ; Sam Neill & Bryan Brown ; Warwick & Dylan Thornton ; David Tranter - the true story of 'Sweet country'.In English. [CC] English Captions: (Descriptive subtitles for the hearing impaired). [AD] English Audio Description: (Descriptive narration for the vision impaired).
Credits:
Directed by Warwick Thornton.
Performers:
Cast: Hamilton Morris, Bryan Brown, Sam Neill, Thomas M. Wright.
Audience:
Censorship classification : MA15+
System details:
DVD video, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, PAL, region 4, anamorphic widescreen 2.40:1.
Dewey class:
791.4372
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Beaumaris LibraryDVD M15+DVD SWEOnloan - Due: 14 Mar 2020
Brighton LibraryDVD M15+DVD SWEOnloan - Due: 02 Mar 2020
Brighton LibraryDVD M15+DVD SWEOnloan - Due: 05 Mar 2020
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