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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 Blu-ray)

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 Blu-ray)

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
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Costume designer
Director
Editor
Producer
Production designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng a
  • ger a
  • spa a
  • mul
  • eng
Summary
With a contract to perform a drag show way out in the Australian desert, Tick, Adam and Bernadette each has his own reason for wanting to leave the safety of Sydney. Christening their battered, pink tour bus "Priscilla," this wickedly funny, high-drama trio heads for the outback and into crazy adventures in even crazier outfits
Member of
Additional physical form
Released on VHS videocassette and LaserDisc in 1995 by PolyGram Video.
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
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Adventures of Priscilla, queen of the desert (Motion picture)
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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, Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Hungarian, Thai or Turkish soundtracks ; optional subtitles in French, German, Chinese, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Hungarian, Polish, Thai or Turkish
  • English SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing)
PerformerNote
Terence Stamp, Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Bill Hunter, Sarah Chadwick, Mark Holmes, Julia Cortez, Ken Radley, Alan Dargin, Rebel Russell
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  • 1960-
  • 1967-
  • 1940-2011
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  • 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
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
  • Australian Film Finance Corporation
  • Latent Image Productions (Australia)
  • Specific Films
  • Gramercy Pictures
Runtime
103
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  • 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 Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Special features : audio commentary by director Stephan Elliott -- "Birth of a queen" featurette -- never-before-seen deleted scenes -- tidbits from the set -- "The bus from Blooperville" outtakes -- original theatrical trailer
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
8839042423384
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 control number
883904242338
Other physical details
digital, sound, color
Publisher number
M124233
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Blu-ray, region A, 1080p high-definition, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; DTS 5.1 surround (English, French, Italian, German, Spanish), Dolby Digital surround (Portuguese, Hungarian, Thai, Turkish) or Dolby Digital stereo (Polish)
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
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 Blu-ray)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Special features : audio commentary by director Stephan Elliott -- "Birth of a queen" featurette -- never-before-seen deleted scenes -- tidbits from the set -- "The bus from Blooperville" outtakes -- original theatrical trailer
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
8839042423384
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 control number
883904242338
Other physical details
digital, sound, color
Publisher number
M124233
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Blu-ray, region A, 1080p high-definition, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; DTS 5.1 surround (English, French, Italian, German, Spanish), Dolby Digital surround (Portuguese, Hungarian, Thai, Turkish) or Dolby Digital stereo (Polish)
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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