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The Resource The last wave, Janus Films ; screenplay by Peter Weir, Tony Morphett, Petru Popescu ; produced by Hal McElroy and Jim McElroy ; directed by Peter Weir, (videorecording)

The last wave, Janus Films ; screenplay by Peter Weir, Tony Morphett, Petru Popescu ; produced by Hal McElroy and Jim McElroy ; directed by Peter Weir, (videorecording)

Label
The last wave
Title
The last wave
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; screenplay by Peter Weir, Tony Morphett, Petru Popescu ; produced by Hal McElroy and Jim McElroy ; directed by Peter Weir
Title variation
Peter Weir's The last wave
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of a lawyer defending a group of aboriginals accused of murder. The lawyer feels the pull of magic forces beneath the surface of civilization
Member of
Cataloging source
VC@
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Russell Boyd ; production designer, Goran Warff ; editor, Max Lemon ; music, Charles Wain
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Richard Chamberlain, Olivia Hamnett, Gulpilil, Nandjiwarra Amagula
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1944-
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weir, Peter
  • Morphett, Tony
  • Popescu, Petru
  • Chamberlain, Richard
  • Hamnett, Olivia
  • Gulpilil
  • Amagula, Nandjiwarra
  • Janus Films
  • Last Wave Productions
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
106
Series statement
  • Criterion collection
  • Classic collection
Series volume
142
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lawyers
  • Trials (Manslaughter)
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Dreamtime (Aboriginal Australian mythology)
  • Mythology, Aboriginal Australian
  • Australia
Technique
live action
Label
The last wave, Janus Films ; screenplay by Peter Weir, Tony Morphett, Petru Popescu ; produced by Hal McElroy and Jim McElroy ; directed by Peter Weir, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Special Features: interview with Peter Weir ; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm48556336
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780780024601
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429161920
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
LAS100
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surroound, stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The last wave, Janus Films ; screenplay by Peter Weir, Tony Morphett, Petru Popescu ; produced by Hal McElroy and Jim McElroy ; directed by Peter Weir, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Special Features: interview with Peter Weir ; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm48556336
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780780024601
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429161920
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
LAS100
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surroound, stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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