The Resource Newsfront, produced by David Elfick ; screenplay by Phillip Noyce ; directed by Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)

Newsfront, produced by David Elfick ; screenplay by Phillip Noyce ; directed by Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Newsfront
Title
Newsfront
Statement of responsibility
produced by David Elfick ; screenplay by Phillip Noyce ; directed by Phillip Noyce
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The newsreel cameramen were unsung heroes who raced to beat headlines and dangers to capture moments on film for moviegoers. They captured historic moments but when a new technology called television arrived, their days were numbered
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Vincent Monton
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Bill Hunter, Wendy Hughes, Gerard Kennedy, John Ewart, Chris Haywood
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-2011
  • 1952-2014
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Noyce, Phillip
  • Hunter, Bill
  • Hughes, Wendy
  • Kennedy, Gerard
  • Blue Underground, Inc
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture journalism
  • Newsreels
Technique
live action
Label
Newsfront, produced by David Elfick ; screenplay by Phillip Noyce ; directed by Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD, region 0, widescreen (1.78:1, 16:9) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital surround, Dolby surround 2.0
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1978
  • Special features: Audio commentary with writer/director Phillip Noyce, writer Bob Ellis and producer David Elfick; "The last newsreel"; "The Newsfront story"; 1978 Australian film awards excerpts; theatrical trailer; study guide (DVD-ROM); "Newsfront" reviews in-depth (DVD-ROM); "The restoration of 'Newsfront' (DVD-ROM); original assessment for the production of "Newsfront" (DVD-ROM)."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
827058111096
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
BU1110DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Newsfront, produced by David Elfick ; screenplay by Phillip Noyce ; directed by Phillip Noyce, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • DVD, region 0, widescreen (1.78:1, 16:9) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital surround, Dolby surround 2.0
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1978
  • Special features: Audio commentary with writer/director Phillip Noyce, writer Bob Ellis and producer David Elfick; "The last newsreel"; "The Newsfront story"; 1978 Australian film awards excerpts; theatrical trailer; study guide (DVD-ROM); "Newsfront" reviews in-depth (DVD-ROM); "The restoration of 'Newsfront' (DVD-ROM); original assessment for the production of "Newsfront" (DVD-ROM)."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
827058111096
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
BU1110DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
DVD

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