The Resource The black balloon, Neoclassics Films presents, Film Finance Corporation Australia and Icon Entertainment International and Black Balloon Productions present, in association with the New South Walses Film and Television Office, and in association with Anita and Luca Belgiorno-Nettis; director, Elissa Down, (videorecording)

The black balloon, Neoclassics Films presents, Film Finance Corporation Australia and Icon Entertainment International and Black Balloon Productions present, in association with the New South Walses Film and Television Office, and in association with Anita and Luca Belgiorno-Nettis; director, Elissa Down, (videorecording)

Label
The black balloon
Title
The black balloon
Statement of responsibility
Neoclassics Films presents, Film Finance Corporation Australia and Icon Entertainment International and Black Balloon Productions present, in association with the New South Walses Film and Television Office, and in association with Anita and Luca Belgiorno-Nettis; director, Elissa Down
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
All Thomas wants is a normal adolescence, but his autistic brother Charlie thwarts his every opportunity. Will Thomas, with the help of his girlfriend Jackie, accept his brother?
Awards note
Winner 2008 Australian Film Institute Awards including Best film, Best screenplay, Best director; Winner - Crystal Bear Berlin International Film Festival; Special Mention Prism Award; FCAA Award, best film.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Michael Yezerski; edited by Veronika Jenet; Written by Elissa Down, Jimmy the exploder; produced by Tristram Miall; directed by Elissa Down
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sexual content, a scene of violence, and brief strong language
Language note
English dialogue. No subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B53 2010
PerformerNote
Toni Collette, Rhys Wakefield, Luke Ford, Erik Thomson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1988-
  • 1981-
  • 1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Down, Elissa
  • Collette, Toni
  • Wakefield, Rhys
  • Ford, Luke
  • Thomson, Erik
  • Miall, Tristram
  • Yezerski, Michael
  • Jimmy the Exploder
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autistic children
  • Brothers
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
The black balloon, Neoclassics Films presents, Film Finance Corporation Australia and Icon Entertainment International and Black Balloon Productions present, in association with the New South Walses Film and Television Office, and in association with Anita and Luca Belgiorno-Nettis; director, Elissa Down, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Release date: Mar. 23, 2010
  • Special features: The making of the black balloon; photo gallery; audio commentary by director Elissa Down; U.S. trailer; Australian trailer; previews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn496024400
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
684457881421
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SY-8814D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)496024400
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround, dual layer, NTSC region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The black balloon, Neoclassics Films presents, Film Finance Corporation Australia and Icon Entertainment International and Black Balloon Productions present, in association with the New South Walses Film and Television Office, and in association with Anita and Luca Belgiorno-Nettis; director, Elissa Down, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Release date: Mar. 23, 2010
  • Special features: The making of the black balloon; photo gallery; audio commentary by director Elissa Down; U.S. trailer; Australian trailer; previews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn496024400
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
684457881421
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SY-8814D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)496024400
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround, dual layer, NTSC region 1
Video recording format
DVD
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