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Title Picnic at Hanging Rock [videorecording] / B.E.F. Film Distributors Pty Ltd, with the South Australian Film Corporation and the Australian Film Commission present ; a McElroy & McElroy production ; Peter Weir's film ; screenplay by Cliff Green ; produced by Hal McElroy & Jim McElroy ; directed by Peter Weir.

Imprint [S.l.] : Classic Collection, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    PIC    Available
Description 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The Criterion collection ; 29
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 29.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1975.
Based on a novel by Joan Lindsay.
Special features: original theatrical trailer; liner notes by Vincent Canby.
Credits Director of photography, Russell Boyd ; music, Bruce Smeaton ... [et al.] ; editor, Max Lemon.
Cast Rachel Roberts, Dominic Guard, Helen Morse, Jacki Weaver.
Summary On Valentine's Day, 1900, a group of Australian schoolgirls set out for a picnic at Hanging Rock. Four of them disappeared.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, widescreen (1.66:1 aspect ratio) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Subject Boarding school students -- Australia -- Drama.
Missing persons -- Australia -- Drama.
Country life -- Australia -- Drama.
Australia -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Genre/Form Film adaptations.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Motion pictures, Australian.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Roberts, Rachel, 1927-1980
Guard, Dominic
Morse, Helen, 1948-
Weaver, Jacki
Weir, Peter, 1944-
Green, Cliff, 1934-
Lindsay, Joan Weigall, Lady. Picnic at hanging rock
Note Title on container: Peter Weir's Picnic at Hanging Rock
ISBN 0780021134
Standard No. 037429126325
Music No. PIC100 Classic Collection

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