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The Resource The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert, Polygram Filmed Entertainment, in association with the Australian Film Finance Corporation, presents a Latent Image/Specific Films production, (videorecording DVD)

The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert, Polygram Filmed Entertainment, in association with the Australian Film Finance Corporation, presents a Latent Image/Specific Films production, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert
Title
The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert
Statement of responsibility
Polygram Filmed Entertainment, in association with the Australian Film Finance Corporation, presents a Latent Image/Specific Films production
Title variation
Priscilla, queen of the desert
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
With a contract to perform a drag show way out in the Australian desert, Tick, Adam, and Ralph each has his own reason for wanting to leave the safety of Sydney. Christening their battered pink tour bus "Priscilla", the trio heads for the outback and into crazy adventures in even crazier outfits
Member of
Additional physical form
Released on home video as VHS videocassette and LaserDisc by PolyGram Video in 1995.
Awards note
  • Academy Award ("Oscar"), 1994 : Best costume design (Lizzy Gardiner, Tim Chappel).
  • Australian Film Institute, AFI Awards, 1994 : Best achievement in costume design ; Best achievement in production design.
  • BAFTA Film Awards, 1995 : Best costume design ; Best make-up/hair.
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert (Motion picture)
Credits note
Written and directed by Stephan Elliott ; produced by Al Clark and Michael Hamlyn ; director of photography, Brian J. Breheny ; film editor, Sue Blainey ; production designer, Owen Paterson ; costume designers, Lizzy Gardiner, Tim Chappel ; music by Guy Gross
Dewey number
791.43/72 2
Intended audience
MPAA rating : R (for sex-related situations and language)
Language note
  • In English, optional dubbed French soundtrack ; optional French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Terence Stamp, Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Bill Hunter, Sarah Chadwick, Mark Holmes, Julia Cortez, Ken Radley, Alan Dargin, Rebel Russell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1967-
  • 1940-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Elliott, Stephan
  • Clark, Al
  • Hamlyn, Michael
  • Breheny, Brian
  • Blainey, Sue
  • Paterson, Owen
  • Gardiner, Lizzy
  • Chappel, Tim
  • Gross, Guy
  • Stamp, Terence
  • Weaving, Hugo
  • Pearce, Guy
  • Hunter, Bill
  • Chadwick, Sarah
  • Holmes, Mark
  • Cortez, Julia
  • Radley, Ken
  • Dargin, Alan
  • Penfold-Russell, Rebel
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
  • Australian Film Finance Corporation
  • Latent Image Productions (Australia)
  • Specific Films
  • Gramercy Pictures
Runtime
103
Series statement
MGM DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Female impersonators
  • Deserts
  • Buses
  • Drag shows
  • Gay men
  • Transsexuals
  • Foreign films
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert, Polygram Filmed Entertainment, in association with the Australian Film Finance Corporation, presents a Latent Image/Specific Films production, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Special features include : theatrical and teaser trailers
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
Extent
1 videodisc (approx. 103 min.)
Isbn
9780792843986
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Original version note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1994 (U.S. theatrical release by Gramercy Pictures).
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
908409
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert, Polygram Filmed Entertainment, in association with the Australian Film Finance Corporation, presents a Latent Image/Specific Films production, (videorecording DVD)
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Special features include : theatrical and teaser trailers
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
Extent
1 videodisc (approx. 103 min.)
Isbn
9780792843986
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Original version note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1994 (U.S. theatrical release by Gramercy Pictures).
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
908409
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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