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DVD video

Title The Sentimental bloke
Published [Australia] : Madman Films [distributor], 2009


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  791.4372 Lon/Sbt 2009  AVAILABLE
Description 2 videodiscs (DVD) (107 min.) : sound, black and white (with colour tinting) ; 12 cm + book, script booklet, flip book
Summary An adaptation of C.J. Dennis' narrative of life in inner Sydney in the early years of the Twentieth Century, centering on the romance and marriage of the Bloke and Doreen
Notes Original film was silent with intertitles. For the DVD release, accompanying music has been added
Based on the poem, The Songs of a sentimental bloke by C.J. Dennis
Special features include an optional audio commentary on the film on Disc 1, on Disc 2 are included an interview with director Raymond Longford, an interview with musician Jen Anderson and a gallery
Accompanying book includes essays on the film and Raymond Longford, a filmography and a translation table for the vernacular of the film's intertitles
Restored by the National Film & Sound Archive
Credits Producer, director, script, Raymond Longford; photographer, Arthur Higgins
Performer Arthur Tauchert, Lottie Lyell, Gilbert Emery
Notes Originally released as a motion picture Australia : Southern Cross Feature Film Co., 1919
Region 4 ; PAL
Subject Feature films -- Australia.
Silent films -- Australia.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Author Tauchert, Arthur
Lyell, Lottie, 1890-1925.
Emery, Gilbert, 1875-1945.
Longford, Raymond, 1878-1959.
Carroll, E. J. (Edward James), 1918-
Dennis, C. J. (Clarence James), 1876-1938. Songs of a sentimental bloke.
Higgins, Arthur
National Film and Sound Archive (Australia)
Southern Cross Feature Film Co