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Film Victoria

Overview
Works: 604 works in 1,086 publications in 2 languages and 18,675 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Comedy films  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Crime films  Gangster films  Animated films  Medical television programs 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Film Victoria
 
Most widely held works by Film Victoria
Animal kingdom by David Michôd( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When seventeen year old J's mother dies of an overdose, he calls his grandmother, Janine "Smurf" Cody, who invites him to come live with her. A Ma Barker camouflaged as a cheery suburban grandmother, she dotes on her roguish boys, and looks to add J to the mix. The oldest is Pope, a gunman off his meds, unhinged drug dealer Craig, and baby-faced youngest Darren. The brothers, along with Pope's friend Baz have been running a very successful armed robbery business. J's just looking for a home, but he's caught between the sociopathic Pope and a cold, methodical police sergeant who wants the Cody's bad. Now J must become a survivalist, navigating unsteadily but instinctively between his unscrupulous grandmother and the dirty cops, trying to escape the poisonous grip of both
The dressmaker by Kate Winslet( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the beautiful and talented Tilly Dunnage. After years working as a dressmaker in exclusive Parisian fashion houses, Tilly returns home to a town in the Australian outback to reconcile with her eccentric mother Molly. She also falls in love with the pure-hearted Teddy, and armed with her sewing machine and haute couture style, Tilly transforms the women of the town, exacting sweet revenge on those who did her wrong
Muriel's wedding by P. J Hogan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Muriel finds life in Porpoise Spit, Australia dull and spends her days alone in her room listening to Abba music and dreaming of her wedding day. Slight problem, Muriel has never had a date. Then she steals some money to go on a tropical vacation, meets a wacky friend, changes her name to Mariel, and turns her world upside down." --Kanopy website
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries by Kerry Greenwood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armed with a razor-sharp wit, Miss. Fisher investigates crimes in opulent 1920s Australia. Sharply written and gorgeously costumed, these episodes are sure to charm fans of costume dramas and mysteries alike
Mary and Max by Adam Elliot( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary is a lonely eight-year-old in the suburbs of Melbourne, Australia. Struggling with questions that no one can answer, she writes to Max, an obese 44-year-old Jewish man with Asperger's Syndrome living in New York City, which starts a friendship that spans 20 years and two continents
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920's Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Phryne Fisher is a lady detective from Melbourne with a fabulous sense of fun and a flair for solving crimes.In a country reemerging from the shadow of World War I, Phryne takes life in her stride, and murder too. Detective Inspector Jack Robinson works alongside her, although she often outraces him to the crime scene. Season three includes eight all new episodes of the glamorous, gun-toting lady detective Phryne Fisher. Along with her ever-faithful companion, Dot Williams, Detective Jack Robinson, and Constable Hugh Collins, she is determined to solve any case that comes her way
Japanese story by Sue Brooks( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two diametrically opposed stangers - an Australian woman geologist and a Japanese businessman - are thrust together in a potentially life-or-death situation and, as they journey into the Australian desert, they leave what they know about each other and themselves behind
The Doctor Blake mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1959, Dr. Lucian Blake returns to his Australian hometown to continue his late father's medical practice, but it is his additional responsibility as the town's chief medical officer that leads him to investigating cases of suspicious death
Noise( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noise: Two heinous crimes have left a suburban town reeling. As the local community enfolds itself in a shroud of secrecy, borne from fear and an untrammeled mistrust of authority, the police remain desperate for witnesses. Graham McGahan, a young police constable suffering from a chronic hearing problem, is stationed at a police caravan near the crime scene. Living on the periphery of the investigation, McGahan crosses paths with the people affected by the tragedies and gradually unravels a nightmare of guilt and suspicion that will involve him more than he could ever have imagined
The Doctor Blake mysteries( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctor Lucien Blake returns to Ballarat after an attempt to reunite with his long lost daughter. But it's no longer the safe haven he left behind: Danny has been transferred to Melbourne, replaced by a new Senior Constable who seems hell bent on making Blake's job as police surgeon as difficult as possible. Blake's old nemesis Patrick Tyneman has called in the help of some powerful men to keep an eye on Blake. And of course there are the strange and baffling murders that come his way, there are mysteries seeping out of every corner - from political corridors and church vestries, to, art galleries and rock'n'roll halls
A collection of 2005 Academy Award nominated short films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short films nominated for the 78th Annual Academy Awards, including the winning live action short and the winning animated short
Romper stomper by Geoffrey Wright( Visual )

20 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a confused, yet charismatic, leader of a rowdy gang of neo-Nazi skinheads. Fueled by racial hatred, fear and paranoia, the gang wages war on Vietnamese immigrants in Melbourne
Last ride by AFFC / FILM VICTORIA / SAFFC( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his father bundles him into the car in the middle of the night, ten-year-old Chook knows something is wrong. As the two escape into the desert facing an unknown future, their troubled relationship and the need to survive sees them battling the elements, and each other. An unforgettable love story between parent and child
Look both ways( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An innovative mix of animation and live action, set over a scorchingly hot weekend, when people dealing with unexpected events find their lives intersecting. Nick (William McInnes) visits a doctor for a routine medical and is given a devastating diagnosis, but has to wait until Monday for specialist advice. Meryl (Justine Clarke), returning from a funeral, has until Monday to finish her project or lose her job. Andy (Anthony Hayes) is thrown by his girlfriend's ultimatum and has to consider the news of her unplanned pregnancy. The convergence of their paths creates an intriguing picture, intimate, universal and uplifting
Uranium : twisting the dragon's tail( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Legends say there's a world beneath this one where a dragon lies sleeping. They say be careful how you wake the dragon. The year 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the most profound change in the history of human enterprise on Earth: the unleashing of the elemental force within uranium, the explosion of an atomic bomb, the unleashing of the dragon. The story of uranium is part science, part history and all epic adventure. From its creation in an exploding star to its deployment in nuclear weapons, nuclear power, and nuclear medicine, Uranium, Twisting the Dragon's Tail is a journey across nine countries and more than a century of stories to discover the rock that made the modern world. Join physicist Dr. Derek Muller, creator of YouTube channel Veritasium as he travels to Ukraine, Japan, North America, Europe and Australia to find the untold story of the most dangerous, wondrous, and controversial rock on Earth"--Container
The silver stallion( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful wild Australian mare gives birth to Thowra, an exceptional cream-colored foal, with a mane and tail that gleam silver in the moonlight. As Thowra grows through several seasons in the mountains the herd find survival difficult. The summer is worse, for that is when Man comes to try and capture Thowra, and becomes an obsession of mythic proportions
Romulus, my father by Richard Roxburgh( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Raimond Gaita's critically acclaimed memoir, this film tells the story of Romulus, his beautiful wife, Christina, and their struggle in the face of great adversity to bring up their son, Raimond. It is, ultimately, a story of impossible love that celebrates the unbreakable bond between a father and a son
The Snowtown murders( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on horrifying crimes discovered in Snowtown, Australia in 1999. The film follows a mother raising her three boys in a poor suburb. She takes up with a new man, hoping for security but instead welcoming a vicious predator into her home. An uncompromising look at the alarming circumstances that led to the notorious crimes
Innocence by Paul Cox( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After more than forty years apart, Andreas and Claire embark on an affair as reckless and intense as when they were young lovers
 
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