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Title Romulus, my father [videorecording] / 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 Info. Los Angeles, Calif. : Distributed by Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2008]

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Morris Area PL DVD - MRBB-3  DVD ROMULUS    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult DVD - NSLY-11  DVD F ROM    AVAILABLE
 Streator PL Adult DVD - SRBB-3  DVD ROM #596    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Note Title from container.
Cast Eric Bana, Franka Potente, Marton Csokas, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Russell Dykstra, Jacek Koman.
Credits 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.
Note Based on "Romulus, my father" by Raimond Gaita.
Audience MPAA rating: R; sexuality, some violence and brief language.
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.
Note Special features: Making of "Romulus"; deleted scenes; storyboards.
Awards Australian Film Institute, 2007: Best Picture ; Best Lead Actor (Eric Bana) ; Best Supporting Actor (Marton Csokas) ; Best Young Actor (Kodi Smit-McPhee)
Language English dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Gaita, Raimond, 1946- -- Drama.
Gaita, Romulus, 1922-1996 -- Family -- Drama.
Gaita, Raimond, 1946- -- Teatro.
Gaita, Romulus, 1922-1996 -- Familia -- Teatro.
Fathers and sons -- Australia -- Drama.
Yugoslavs -- Australia -- Biography -- Drama.
Immigrants -- Australia -- Biography -- Drama.
Padre e hijo -- Australia -- Teatro.
Inmigrantes -- Australia -- Teatro.
Australia -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Biographical films.
Melodrama.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Biographical -- Feature.
Melodrama -- Feature.
Adaptation -- Feature.
Family -- Feature.
Melodrama.
Added Author Roxburgh, Richard.
Connolly, Robert, 1967-
Maynard, John, 1943-
Drake, Nick, 1961-
Bana, Eric.
Potente, Franka, 1974-
Csokas, Marton, 1966-
Smit-McPhee, Kodi.
Dykstra, Russell.
Koman, Jacek, 1956-
Gaita, Raimond, 1946- Romulus, my father.
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)
Standard No. 876964001298
Music No. 10129 Magnolia Home Entertainment

 
    
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