The Resource The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, screenplay by Fred Schepisi ; produced and directed by Fred Schepisi ; Film House, Victorian Film

The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, screenplay by Fred Schepisi ; produced and directed by Fred Schepisi ; Film House, Victorian Film

Label
The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith
Title
The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Fred Schepisi ; produced and directed by Fred Schepisi ; Film House, Victorian Film
Contributor
Actor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Film director
Film producer
Interviewee
Producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dramatization of the life of a half caste torn between his Aboriginal roots and his desire to be part of white society. When he becomes an object of loathing and ridicule, he and his full blood Aborigine brother embark upon an odyssey of murdering whites before he is captured, tried, and executed
Cataloging source
VVC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Ian Baker ; editor, Brian Kavanagh : music, Bruce Smeaton
Dewey number
791.4372
LC call number
PR9619.3.K46
LC item number
C42 1978b
PerformerNote
Tommy Lewis, Freddy Reynolds, Ray Barrett, Jack Thompson, Angela Punch, Steve Dodds
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-
  • 1927-2009
  • 1958-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schepisi, Fred
  • Thompson, Jack
  • Barrett, Ray
  • Reynolds, Freddy
  • Lewis, Tommy
  • Keneally, Thomas
  • Victorian Film Corporation
  • Film House Company
Runtime
122
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Keneally, Thomas
  • Keneally, Thomas
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Serial murders
  • Australia
  • New South Wales
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, screenplay by Fred Schepisi ; produced and directed by Fred Schepisi ; Film House, Victorian Film
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from opening screens
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1978
  • Based on the novel by Thomas Keneally
  • Extras: Tommy Lewis interview -- The making of The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith with director Fred Schepisi
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn277156507
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
858334001374
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
IE004
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)277156507
System details
DVD; dual layer; NTSC region 1; 2.35:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, screenplay by Fred Schepisi ; produced and directed by Fred Schepisi ; Film House, Victorian Film
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from opening screens
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1978
  • Based on the novel by Thomas Keneally
  • Extras: Tommy Lewis interview -- The making of The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith with director Fred Schepisi
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn277156507
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
858334001374
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
IE004
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)277156507
System details
DVD; dual layer; NTSC region 1; 2.35:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • CLEVELAND/Main LibraryBorrow it
      325 Superior Ave., N.E., Cleveland, OH, 44114, US
      41.501174 -81.6917749
Processing Feedback ...