Coverart for item
The Resource The Sapphires, the Weinstein Company ; Goalpost Pictures ; Screen Australia ; in association with Screen NSW ; directed by Wayne Blair ; written by Keith Thompson, Tony Briggs ; produced by Rosemary Blight, Kylie Du Fresne, (videorecording)

The Sapphires, the Weinstein Company ; Goalpost Pictures ; Screen Australia ; in association with Screen NSW ; directed by Wayne Blair ; written by Keith Thompson, Tony Briggs ; produced by Rosemary Blight, Kylie Du Fresne, (videorecording)

Label
The Sapphires
Title
The Sapphires
Statement of responsibility
the Weinstein Company ; Goalpost Pictures ; Screen Australia ; in association with Screen NSW ; directed by Wayne Blair ; written by Keith Thompson, Tony Briggs ; produced by Rosemary Blight, Kylie Du Fresne
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Inspired by a true story, it's 1968, and four young, talented Australian Aboriginal girls learn about love, friendship and war when their all girl group The Sapphires entertain the US troops in Vietnam
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Warwick Thornton ; production designer, Melinda Doring ; editor, Dany Cooper ; choreographer, Stephen Page ; music producer, Bry Jones ; original music composed by Cezary Skubiszewski
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for sexuality, a scene of war violence, some language, thematic elements and smoking
Language note
In English and French with English and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned (SDH: subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing)
PerformerNote
Jessica Mauboy, Chris O'Dowd, Miranda Tapsell, Tory Kittles, Deborah Mailman, Shari Sebbens
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1980-
  • 1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blair, Wayne
  • Mauboy, Jessica
  • O'Dowd, Chris
  • Tapsell, Miranda
  • Briggs, Tony
  • Weinstein Company
  • Goalpost Pictures
  • Screen Australia
  • Screen NSW (New South Wales)
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Girl groups (Musical groups)
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Stolen generations (Australia)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Sapphires, the Weinstein Company ; Goalpost Pictures ; Screen Australia ; in association with Screen NSW ; directed by Wayne Blair ; written by Keith Thompson, Tony Briggs ; produced by Rosemary Blight, Kylie Du Fresne, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • Adapted from the stage play, The Sapphires, by Tony Briggs
  • Features: trailers, scene selection, making-of featurette, interview with the original Sapphires, music of the Sapphires
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn846705925
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Lccn
00584034
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132607368
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WC60736
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00584034
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Sapphires, the Weinstein Company ; Goalpost Pictures ; Screen Australia ; in association with Screen NSW ; directed by Wayne Blair ; written by Keith Thompson, Tony Briggs ; produced by Rosemary Blight, Kylie Du Fresne, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • Adapted from the stage play, The Sapphires, by Tony Briggs
  • Features: trailers, scene selection, making-of featurette, interview with the original Sapphires, music of the Sapphires
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn846705925
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Lccn
00584034
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132607368
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WC60736
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00584034
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • HEPL Fishers LibraryBorrow it
      5 Municipal Drive, Fishers, IN, 46038, US
      39.960456 -86.01518
    • HEPL Noblesville LibraryBorrow it
      1 Library Plaza, Noblesville, IN, 46060, US
      40.047106 -85.994532
Processing Feedback ...