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The Resource Romulus, my father., Film Victoria ; Madman Studio ; a Dendy Films release ; Magnolia Pictures and Film Finance Corporation Australia Limited present an Arenafilm production in association with The New South Wales Film and Television Office and Pick Up Truck Pictures ; director, Richard Roxburgh ; producers, Robert Connolly and John Maynard ; screenplay, Nick Drake

Romulus, my father., Film Victoria ; Madman Studio ; a Dendy Films release ; Magnolia Pictures and Film Finance Corporation Australia Limited present an Arenafilm production in association with The New South Wales Film and Television Office and Pick Up Truck Pictures ; director, Richard Roxburgh ; producers, Robert Connolly and John Maynard ; screenplay, Nick Drake

Label
Romulus, my father.
Title
Romulus, my father.
Statement of responsibility
Film Victoria ; Madman Studio ; a Dendy Films release ; Magnolia Pictures and Film Finance Corporation Australia Limited present an Arenafilm production in association with The New South Wales Film and Television Office and Pick Up Truck Pictures ; director, Richard Roxburgh ; producers, Robert Connolly and John Maynard ; screenplay, Nick Drake
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on Raimond Gaita's critically acclaimed memoir, this film tells the story of Romulus, his beautiful wife, Christina, and their struggle in the face of great adversity to bring up their son, Raimond. It is, ultimately, a story of impossible love that celebrates the unbreakable bond between a father and a son
Awards note
Australian Film Institute, 2007: Best Picture ; Best Lead Actor (Eric Bana) ; Best Supporting Actor (Marton Csokas) ; Best Young Actor (Kodi Smit-McPhee)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Geoffrey Simpson ; editor, Suresh Ayyar ; original music, Basil Hogios ; costume designer, Jodie Fried ; production designer, Robert Cousins ; make-up and hair, Angela Conte
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; sexuality, some violence and brief language
Language note
English dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.B55
LC item number
R668587 2008
PerformerNote
Eric Bana, Franka Potente, Marton Csokas, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Russell Dykstra, Jacek Koman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1943-
  • 1961-
  • 1974-
  • 1966-
  • 1956-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roxburgh, Richard
  • Connolly, Robert
  • Maynard, John
  • Drake, Nick
  • Bana, Eric
  • Potente, Franka
  • Csokas, Marton
  • Smit-McPhee, Kodi
  • Dykstra, Russell
  • Koman, Jacek
  • Gaita, Raimond
  • Film Victoria
  • Madman Studio (Firm)
  • Dendy Films
  • Magnolia Pictures (Firm)
  • Film Finance Corporation Australia
  • Arenafilm Pty Ltd
  • New South Wales Film and Television Office
  • Pick Up Truck Pictures
  • Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gaita, Raimond
  • Gaita, Romulus
  • Gaita, Raimond
  • Gaita, Romulus
  • Fathers and sons
  • Yugoslavs
  • Immigrants
  • Padre e hijo
  • Inmigrantes
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Romulus, my father., Film Victoria ; Madman Studio ; a Dendy Films release ; Magnolia Pictures and Film Finance Corporation Australia Limited present an Arenafilm production in association with The New South Wales Film and Television Office and Pick Up Truck Pictures ; director, Richard Roxburgh ; producers, Robert Connolly and John Maynard ; screenplay, Nick Drake
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • A foreign film (Australia)
  • Based on "Romulus, my father" by Raimond Gaita
  • Special features: Making of "Romulus"; deleted scenes; storyboards
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1119306
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
876964001298
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
10129
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1119306
  • (Sirsi) 1119306
  • (OCoLC)192174809
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Romulus, my father., Film Victoria ; Madman Studio ; a Dendy Films release ; Magnolia Pictures and Film Finance Corporation Australia Limited present an Arenafilm production in association with The New South Wales Film and Television Office and Pick Up Truck Pictures ; director, Richard Roxburgh ; producers, Robert Connolly and John Maynard ; screenplay, Nick Drake
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • A foreign film (Australia)
  • Based on "Romulus, my father" by Raimond Gaita
  • Special features: Making of "Romulus"; deleted scenes; storyboards
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1119306
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
876964001298
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
10129
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1119306
  • (Sirsi) 1119306
  • (OCoLC)192174809
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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