Picnic at Hanging Rock

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[New York, NY] : The Criterion Collection, [2019]., , ©2019.
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1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.


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[New York, NY] : The Criterion Collection, [2019]., , ©2019.


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Title from disc label.
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Based on a novel by Joan Lindsay.
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Originally released as a motion picture in 1975.
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Wide screen (1.78:1).
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Special features: extended interview with Weir; program on the making of the film, featuring interviews from 2003 with executive producer Patricia Lovell, producers Hal McElroy and Jim McElroy, and cast members; introduction by film scholar David Thomson, author of The new biographical dictionary of film; a recollection ... Hanging Rock 1900 (1975), an on-set documentary hosted by Lovell and featuring interviews with Weir, actor Rachel Roberts, and source novel author Joan Lindsay; Homesdale (1971), an award-winning black comedy by Weir; trailer; a booklet featuring an essay by author Megan Abbott and an excerpt from film scholar Marek Haltof's 1996 book Peter Weir : when cultures collide.
Rachel Roberts, Dominic Guard, Helen Morse, Jacki Weaver.
"[A] small group of students from an all-female college and a chaperone...vanish while on a St. Valentine's Day outing. Less a mystery than a journey into the mystic, as well as an inquiry into issues of class and sexual repression in Australian society." --container.
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MPAA rating: Not rated.
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Blu-ray; region A, wide screen (1.78:1), 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio, requires Blu-ray player.
English dialogue ; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Lovell, P., Green, C., Weir, P., Roberts, R., Guard, D., Morse, H., Weaver, J., & Lindsay, J. (2019). Picnic at Hanging Rock . The Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Patricia, Lovell et al.. 2019. Picnic At Hanging Rock. The Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Patricia, Lovell et al.. Picnic At Hanging Rock The Criterion Collection, 2019.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Lovell, Patricia,, et al. Picnic At Hanging Rock The Criterion Collection, 2019.

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