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Title The Sapphires [videorecording] / The Weinstein Company, Yucaipa Films, Screen Australia and Goalpost Film present, in association with Screen NSW ; a Goalpost Pictures production ; produced by Rosemary Blight and Kylie Du Fresne ; written by Keith Thompson & Tony Briggs ; directed by Wayne Blair.

Imprint Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    SAP    Available
 GDL Chevy Chase Library DVD    SAP    Available
Description 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Adapted from the stage play The Sapphires by Tony Briggs.
Special features: The making of The Sapphires ; interview with the original Sapphires ; the music of The Sapphires with Jessica Mauboy.
Credits Director of photography, Warwick Thornton ; editor, Dany Cooper ; original music composed by Cezary Skubiszewski ; choreographer, Stephen Page.
Cast Chris O'Dowd, Deborah Mailman, Jessica Mauboy, Shari Sebbens, Miranda Tapsell, Tory Kittles, Eka Darville.
Summary Inspired by a true story, it's 1968, and four young, talented Australian Aboriginal girls learn about love, friendship and war when their all girl group The Sapphires entertain the US troops in Vietnam.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for sexuality, a scene of war violence, some language, thematic elements and smoking.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles ; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Subject Girl groups (Musical groups) -- Drama.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Drama.
Aboriginal Australians -- Drama.
Conjuntos musicales -- Teatro.
Conflicto Vietnamita, 1961-1975 -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Historical films.
Musical films.
War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Blair, Wayne, 1971-
Blight, Rosemary.
Du Fresne, Kylie.
Thompson, Keith.
Briggs, Tony.
O'Dowd, Chris, 1980-
Mailman, Deborah.
Mauboy, Jessica, 1989-
Sebbens, Shari.
Tapsell, Miranda.
Kittles, Tory.
Darville, Eka, 1989-
Briggs, Tony. Sapphires.
Weinstein Company.
Yucaipa Films.
Screen Australia.
Goalpost Film (Firm)
Screen NSW (New South Wales)
Goalpost Pictures.
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 013132607368
013132607382 set
Music No. WC60736 The Weinstein Company

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