The Resource Jindabyne, director, Ray Lawrence ; writer, Beatrix Christian, (videorecording)

Jindabyne, director, Ray Lawrence ; writer, Beatrix Christian, (videorecording)

Label
Jindabyne
Title
Jindabyne
Statement of responsibility
director, Ray Lawrence ; writer, Beatrix Christian
Creator
Contributor
Director
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
On a fishing trip, four friends find the body of a young Aboriginal woman in the lake, but do not report it immediately; film explores their reactions and that of the town of Jindabyne to their actions; undercurrents of racism and / or sexism are raised; the wife of one of the fishermen encourages the Jindabyne community to connect and communicate in dealing with the aftermath of the young woman's murder; extras include an interview with Aboriginal consultants who prepared the mourning ceremony scene in the film
Related
Cataloging source
NHOM
Credits note
Director: Ray Lawrence; Music: Paul Kelly, Dan Luscombe; Director of Photography: David Williamson; Editor: Karl Sodersten; Executive producer: Garry Charny; Producer: Catherine Jarman; Writer: Beatrix Christian
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Censorship classification: M
Language note
English subtitles for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Laura Linney; Gabriel Byrne; Deborra-Lee Furness; John Howard; Leah Purcell; Stelios Yiakmis; Alice Garner; Simon Stone; Betty Lucas; Chris haywood; Max Cullen; Charles "Bud" Tingwell; Tatea Reilly; Eva Lazzaro; Sean Rees-Wemyss
Runtime
120
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Jindabyne, director, Ray Lawrence ; writer, Beatrix Christian, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the short story "So Much Water So Close to Home" by Raymond Carver
  • Special features include: 'Jindabyne the Process' - a special 30-minute documentary about the making of the film, Original theatrical trailer, Deleted scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000041330300
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (Approximately 123 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Publisher number
R-104737-9
System details
DVD; region 4; PAL; Dolby Digital; aspect ratio 4:3; single sided, dual layered; 16:9 enhanced; anamorphic widescreen
Label
Jindabyne, director, Ray Lawrence ; writer, Beatrix Christian, (videorecording)
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the short story "So Much Water So Close to Home" by Raymond Carver
  • Special features include: 'Jindabyne the Process' - a special 30-minute documentary about the making of the film, Original theatrical trailer, Deleted scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000041330300
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (Approximately 123 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Publisher number
R-104737-9
System details
DVD; region 4; PAL; Dolby Digital; aspect ratio 4:3; single sided, dual layered; 16:9 enhanced; anamorphic widescreen

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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