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Title Paradise road
Edition Widescreen
Published [Australia] : REEL DVD [distributor], [2009]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (approximately 122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Summary Fact-based recounting of a group of women who are imprisoned on the island of Sumatra by the Japanese during World War II and used music as a relief to their misery
Notes "Based on a true story ... by David Giles and Martin Meader"
Letterbox format (2.35:1) and widescreen (aspect ratio 16:9)
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
Reel Corporation: C-109567-9
Credits Editor: Tim Wellburn; produced by Sue Milliken and Greg Coote; written and directed by Bruce Beresford
Cast Glenn Close, Frances McDormand, Pauline Collins, Cate Blanchett, Jennifer Ehle, Julianna Margulies
Notes Rated: M, recommended for mature audiences, contains medium level violence
DVD format ; Region 4 ; PAL
Available to Deakin University staff and students only
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Drama.
Prisoners of war -- Indonesia -- Sumatra -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Music and the war -- Drama.
Music -- Psychological aspects -- Drama.
Music in prisons -- Drama.
Music therapy -- Drama.
Female friendship -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama.
Motion pictures, Australian.
Genre/Form War films.
Feature films.
Video recordings.
Author Giles, David.
Meader, Martin.
Close, Glenn, 1947-
McDormand, Frances.
Milliken, Sue, 1940-
Blanchett, Cate, 1969-
Ehle, Jennifer, 1969-
Margulies, Julianna, 1966-
Collins, Pauline, 1940-
Beresford, Bruce.
Coote, Greg, 1942-