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Screenwest (Organization)

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Works: 539 works in 752 publications in 1 language and 8,252 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Coming-of-age films  Biographical films  Action and adventure films  Detective and mystery television programs  Sports films  Comedy films  Television programs 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Hotel Mumbai by Anthony Maras( Visual )

5 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In November 2008, jihadists from Pakistan staged a series of devastating terror attacks across Mumbai, hurling India's most populous city into utter chaos. During the three-day standoff, these gunmen seized the legendary Taj Mahal Palace Hotel with over 500 guests and employees trapped inside. In the thick of the maelstrom, people from many different countries, cultures, creeds and social classes must find a way to organize and escape in the face of constant peril
Red Dog by Rachael Taylor( Visual )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Incredible true story of a wandering, dust-covered Kelpie who hitched his way to the mining town of Dampier and into the hearts of each and every one of its residents ... A great emotional tale of adventure, love and lasting friendship"--Container
Breath( Visual )

4 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Tim Winton's award-winning novel of the same name, Simon Baker's feature film directorial debut BREATH follows two teenage boys, Pikelet (Samson Coulter) and Loonie (Ben Spence), growing up in a remote corner of the Western Australian coast. Hungry for discovery, the pair form an unlikely friendship with Sando (Simon Baker), a mysterious older surfer and adventurer, who pushes the boys to take risks that will have a lasting and profound impact on their lives
Japanese story by Sue Brooks( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote Austrailian desert a geologist and a businessman strike a deal to go on a cross country journey together. As they encounter life or death situations, it is clear that neither of them will ever be the same person they were at the beginning
Mystery Road( Visual )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two boys disappear from a remote cattle station, local police sergeant Emma James calls in indigenous detective Jay Swan to help find out what happened. As Emma and Jay butt heads over their conflicting methods, the unexpected arrival of Jay's troubled daughter only inflames the tension. But when their investigation uncovers other crimes haunting the backwater town, the detectives must look to the past to get justice in the present
Son of a gun by Julius Avery( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An edge-of-your-seat heist thriller starring Ewan McGregor and talented newcomer Brenton Thwaites, Son of a Gun tells the story of a young man who is drawn into the lawless world of a notorious criminal. While locked up for a minor offence, 19-yr-old JR (Thwaites) becomes apprentice to the enigmatic Brendan Lynch (McGregor), a calculating crime boss with connections both inside and out. After helping Lynch and his crew orchestrate a daring prison escape, JR is invited to join in on their next job - a high stakes heist that promises to deliver millions. But as they plan the heist, JR begins to suspect he is being played and soon finds himself on a collision course with his mentor in a very dangerous game."--Publisher's description
Kill me three times by Kriv Stenders( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jaded, somewhat demented, hit-man intertwines three tales of murder, mayhem, blackmail, and revenge when the assassin realizes he isn't the only one with his target in the crosshairs
Jasper Jones by Craig Silvey( Visual )

5 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A riveting and moving Australian coming of age story about Charlie Bucktin, a bookish boy of 14. On the night that Jasper Jones, the town's mixed race outcast shows him the dead body of young Laura Wishheart, Charlie's life is changed forever. Entrusted with this secret and believing Jasper to be innocent, Charlie embarks on a dangerous journey to find the true killer. Set over the scorching summer holidays of 1969, Charlie defeats the local racists, faces the breakup of his parents and falls head over heels in love as he discovers what it means to be truly courageous."
Heartbreak science( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is the heart more than just a muscular pump? Does it have a neurological importance, or perhaps even a mental or emotional capacity, overlooked by modern science? This program examines controversial theories about the heart emerging from diverse perspectives. Dr. Rollin McCraty of central California's Institute of HeartMath outlines basic ideas of cardiac-related emotional intelligence; Dr. Gary Schwartz, director of the VERITAS Research Program at the University of Arizona, explains his notions of recurrent feedback and cellular memory and their basis in heart transplant cases; while Dr. Harry Burns, Scotland's Chief Medical Officer, offers a more mainstream medical view. Contains graphic footage of heart surgery. A Prospero Production for BBC
These final hours( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self obsessed man makes his way to a huge crazy party on the last day of Earth but ends up saving the life of a little girl who is searching for her father. Their relationship ultimately leads him on the path to redemption
High tide( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can Jamie set his fishing line aside for one night in order to catch the girl of his dreams?
One fine day( Visual )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trying to stay strong for her family on what proves to be a distressing and difficult day, a young woman comes to realize that some things in life are beyond her control. All that is left is love and hope
Mystery Road by Mystery Road( Visual )

2 editions published in 2021 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Contains violence and strong language"--Container
Dirt music by Kelly Macdonald( Visual )

2 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgie Jutland is restless. Living with her cray fisherman boyfriend, a local hero in their coastal village, and trying her best to be a stepmother to his young sons, she finds herself out of place. She catches outsider Lu Fox poaching from her partner's territory and the two are powerfully drawn to one another. But Lu is haunted by a tragic accident from his past, which had irrevocable consequences. In order to take control he feels he must separate from everyone, even Georgie, journeying to the remotest island. This is a film about the odds of breaking with the past, a love story about people stifled by grief or regret, whose dreams are lost and whose hopes have dried up. It's a story about the possibility and power of love
The first Australians : the untold story of Australia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First Australians chronicles the birth of contemporary Australia as never told before, from the perspective of its first people. First Australians explores what unfolds when the oldest living culture in the world is overrun by the world's greatest empire
Hounds of love by B Young( Visual )

8 editions published between 2016 and 2019 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the summer of 1987, seventeen-year old Vicki Maloney is randomly abducted by serial killer couple John and Evelyn White. As Vicki begins to observe the dynamic between her captors she quickly realises she must drive a wedge between them if she is to survive"--Screen Australia website
Satellite boy by David Jowsey( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just outside the town of Wyndham, in the northern Kimberley region of Western Australia, young Pete lives with his grandfather in an old abandoned outdoor cinema in the desert. When the old drive-in is threatened with demolition, ten year old Pete takes off to the city with his best mate Kalmain, to save his home. But the boys get lost in the Australian outback. Starving and thirsty, Pete has to remember some of the old bush skills his grandfather taught him to survive. Finally Pete and Kalmain reach the city, they save the old cinema and return home as heroes
H is for happiness by Joel Jackson( Visual )

2 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Led by newcomers Daisy Axon and Wesley Patten, H is for Happiness is the story of Candice Phee, a relentlessly optimistic and hilariously forthright girl on the cusp of her 13th birthday. Candice's family is in disarray: her mum has been living with depression since the death of Candice's baby sister, while her dad and his brother - Candice's beloved Rich Uncle Brian - are not on speaking terms. As she faces the uncertainties of impending adolescence with the help of her new friend Douglas Benson, Candice hatches a variety of outlandish schemes to make her nearest and dearest happy again
House of Hancock( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set primarily in the period 1980-2002, House of Hancock tells the epic story of the Hancock dynasty and the love triangle that emerged between the father Lang (Sam Neill), his daughter Gina (Mandy McElhinney) and his beautiful Filipina housekeeper Rose (Peta Sergeant). Lang and Gina are inseparable, the perfect team, and Gina is confident she will soon inherit the family business. But their relationship is rocked by a series of tumultuous events. First, Lang is furious when Gina marries a man old enough to be her father. Then Lang's beloved wife Hope dies. In an attempt to help her ailing father, Gina employs a new housekeeper to get him back on track, Rose Lacson from the Philippines, not realising this will be a decision that will tear their family apart. What follows is an increasingly bitter public feud lasting two decades: filled with forbidden love, murder accusations, drug charges, illegitimate children, court cases and epic betrayal, all played out in the media, and all for Gina to retain control over the staggering Hancock family fortune
Outback truckers( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They drive the biggest trucks on earth along the toughest roads and loneliest highways in the world. They are Australia's outback truckers, men and women in monster rigs, on marathon runs, through some of the most inhospitable terrain on the planet. Out here only one thing matters, getting there and back alive!
 
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