The Resource Swimming upstream, Crusader Entertainment presents a film by Russel Mulcahy ; produced by Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin, Paul Pompian ; screenplay by Anthony Fingleton ; directed by Russel Mulcahy, (DVD)

Swimming upstream, Crusader Entertainment presents a film by Russel Mulcahy ; produced by Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin, Paul Pompian ; screenplay by Anthony Fingleton ; directed by Russel Mulcahy, (DVD)

Label
Swimming upstream
Title
Swimming upstream
Statement of responsibility
Crusader Entertainment presents a film by Russel Mulcahy ; produced by Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin, Paul Pompian ; screenplay by Anthony Fingleton ; directed by Russel Mulcahy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the true story of Tony Fingleton, a young man from a troubled family. He lives In the shadow of an abusive father, but Tony finds the inner strength to become a swimming champion. Always overshadowed in his father's eyes by his brothers, it is only when Tony displays an extraordingary swimming talent that he feels he has a shot at winning his father's heart
Awards note
Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards, 2003, FCCA Award Best Editing (Marcus D'Arcy), Best screenplay adapted (Anthony Fingleton), Best supporting actor female (Judy Davis).
Cataloging source
IK2
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13 for thematic material involving alcoholism and domestic abuse
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Geoffrey Rush, Judy Davis, Jesse Spencer, Tim Draxl, Deborah Kennedy, David Hoflin, Craig Horner, Brittany Byrner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1940-
  • 1951-
  • 1979-
  • 1981-
  • 1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mulcahy, Russell
  • Fingleton, Anthony
  • Rush, Geoffrey
  • Spencer, Jesse
  • Draxl, Tim
  • Kennedy, Deborah
  • Hoflin, David
  • Horner, Craig
  • Byrner, Brittany
  • Fingleton, Anthony
  • Fingleton, Diane
  • Crusader Entertainment (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fingleton, Anthony
  • Swimmers
  • Swimming
  • Fathers and sons
  • Australia
Technique
live action
Label
Swimming upstream, Crusader Entertainment presents a film by Russel Mulcahy ; produced by Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin, Paul Pompian ; screenplay by Anthony Fingleton ; directed by Russel Mulcahy, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Disc label and container states that the DVD is widescreen
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Based on the book by Anthony Fingleton and Diane Fingleton
  • Special features: Swimming upstream: The making of a champion featurette, deleted scenes, original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm62198402
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616927354
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1008744
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Swimming upstream, Crusader Entertainment presents a film by Russel Mulcahy ; produced by Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin, Paul Pompian ; screenplay by Anthony Fingleton ; directed by Russel Mulcahy, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Disc label and container states that the DVD is widescreen
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Based on the book by Anthony Fingleton and Diane Fingleton
  • Special features: Swimming upstream: The making of a champion featurette, deleted scenes, original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm62198402
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616927354
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1008744
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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