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Film Victoria

Overview
Works: 573 works in 1,112 publications in 3 languages and 20,205 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series  Comedy films  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Animated films  Medical television programs  Historical television programs  Clay animation films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Film Victoria
 
Most widely held works by Film Victoria
Animal kingdom by David Michôd( Visual )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 998 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 )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 978 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 )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 695 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 )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melbourne, 1976. Parce qu'elle est affligée d'une très voyante tache de vin au milieu du front, Mary Dinkle, huit ans, subit les railleries de ses camarades de classe. Un jour de profond ennui, la fillette ouvre un annuaire téléphonique américain et choisit au hasard un correspondant. Quelque temps plus tard, à New York, Max Horovitz, un vieux garçon souffrant lui aussi d'isolement, reçoit une lettre de Mary. Entre ces deux êtres que tout sépare, une amitié spontanée se noue, résistante aux années et même à l'internement de Max qui, dans la foulée, annonce à sa jeune correspondante être atteint du syndrome d'Asperger, une forme rare d'autisme. Les années passent et Mary se spécialise en maladies mentales. Quand elle publie un ouvrage de référence prenant Max comme cas de figure, ce dernier se sent trahi et l'exclut de son existence. Secouée et honteuse, Mary sombre dans une profonde dépression
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries by Essie Davis( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 660 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
Miss Fisher's murder mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 657 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
Tanna by Bentley Dean( Visual )

3 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Austronesian and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tanna is an exotic tale of forbidden love and crackling adventure, capturing the essence of youthful romance and the formidable pressures of tribal life." --Container
The Doctor Blake mysteries( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 560 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
Japanese story by Sue Brooks( Visual )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 555 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
Noise by Neil Young( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 548 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 )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This season in The Doctor Blake Mysteries, Doctor Lucien Blake returns to Ballarat after an attempt to reunite with his long lost daughter. But itʼs 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 Blakeʼs job as police surgeon as difficult as possible. Blakeʼs 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 rockʼnʼroll halls
A collection of 2005 Academy Award nominated short films( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 460 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 )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about a neo-Nazi skinhead gang that wages war on Vietnamese immigrants in Melbourne
Last ride by AFFC / FILM VICTORIA / SAFFC( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kev, a fugitive who has committed a violent crime, takes his 10-year old son Chook on the run from the law. As father and son journey into the outback and an unknown future, Chook is forced to make the choice between what is right and the love of his father
Oddball( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heart-warming true story about an eccentric chicken farmer who, with the help of his granddaughter, trains his mischievous dog to protect a wild penguin sanctuary from fox attacks and in the process tries to reunite his family and save their seaside town
Look both ways by Sarah Watt( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 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 by Saskatchewan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 318 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 by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 301 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
The Snowtown murders( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 285 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
 
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