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Title Hey hey it's Esther Blueburger [electronic resource] / Film Finance Corporation Australia presents in association with Claymore Capital and Showtime Australia and the South Australian Film Corporation, 120dB Films, a Tama Films production ; directed by Cathy Randall ; written by Cathy Randall ; produced by Miriam Stein.

Imprint [Thousand Oaks, Calif.] : Monterey Media Inc., [2010]

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Description 1 online resource (101 min.) : sd., col.
Note Downloadable video file.
Title from title screen (viewed on Sept. 6, 2011).
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
Access Digital content provided by OverDrive; access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Credits Directory of photography, Anna Howard ; editor, Dany Cooper ; music, Guy Gross ; production designer, Nell Hanson ; costume designer, Shareen Beringer.
Cast Keisha Castle-Hughes, Danielle Catanzariti, Essie Davis, Russell Dykstra, Christian Byers, Toni Collette.
Event Filmed on location in Adelaide, South Australia.
Summary Hey, Hey It's Esther Blueburger is a hilarious coming of age comedy that explores what it's really like to be an outsider in your own world. Esther (newcomer Danielle Catanzariti) is not like other girls; she befriends a duck, talks to God through the toilet and break-dances at her bat-mitzvah. Her school is a daily torment of mind-numbing conformity and bell-ringing rituals. Home is a pressure cooker driven by her mother Grace's (Essie Davis) demand for perfection. But life changes when Esther meets uber hip Sunni, (Keisha Castle- Hughes) and her off beat single mother Mary (Toni Collette) and slips out of her oppressive all-girls private school and into a public one under the guise of a foreign exchange student. She learns that it's ok to be different and that being true to yourself is more important than fitting in.
Audience Age group: PG-13.
Form Also available as DVD; previously issued as Monterey Video 320112.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
System requirements: OverDrive Media Console (file size: 527236KB).
Subject Teenage girls -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Fiction films.
Coming-of-age films.
Added Author Randall, Cathy.
Stein, Miriam.
Castle-Hughes, Keisha, 1990-
Catanzariti, Danielle, 1992-
Davis, Essie.
Dykstra, Russell.
Byers, Christian.
Collette, Toni.
Film Finance Corporation Australia.
Claymore Capital.
Showtime Australia (Firm)
South Australian Film Corporation.
120dB Films (Firm)
Tama Films.
Monterey Video (Firm)
OverDrive, Inc.
Other Form: Original (OCoLC)611152309
ISBN (downloadable video : OverDrive Video)
Music No. 320112 Monterey Media Inc.

 
    
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