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Madman Entertainment

Overview
Works: 1,303 works in 1,721 publications in 3 languages and 6,845 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Science fiction films  Documentary films  Animated films  Silent films  Dystopian films  Nonfiction films  Political films  Children's films 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Madman Entertainment
Ten Canoes by Rolf De Heer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Australian languages and English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parable of forbidden love from Australia's mythical past, with storytelling from Australian icon David Gulpilil and starring his son Jamie as the covetous youth Dayindi, Ten Canoes is a ground-breaking glimpse into aboriginal life centuries before European settlement. Shot in and around the Arafura Wetlands of Central Arnham Land, Rolf de Heer and the People of Ramingining have created a pioneering and timeless take for all people and all cultures
The tracker by Rolf De Heer( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tracker: An Aborigine tracker is teamed with three mounted policemen to search for a fugitive suspected of murdering a white woman. A study in archetypes and stereotypes, as each individual moves closer to their own primal emotions and instincts as they move further into the outback. When the searchers come into contact with the native peoples of the wilderness, their urges find new and brutal outlets
Leunig animated( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 50 one minute animations, Leunig's array of characters spring to life, exploring the whimsy, irony, melancholy, bliss and a sense of play
Offspring( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Season Four returns, Nina is twelve weeks pregnant to partner, anaesthetist Patrick Reid (Matthew Le Nevez). Having recovered from the initial shock of their surprise pregnancy, Nina embarks on a mission to order all areas of her life before the baby arrives. But Nina's desire for a perfect pregnancy and home life are quickly disrupted by complications at work and the bedlam created by the ever expanding Proudman family
Where to invade next by Michael Moore( Visual )

in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the theory that the American dream, all but abandoned in the United States, has been adopted successfully in other countries, including Italy, France, Finland, Slovenia, Germany, Portugal, Norway, Tunisia, and Iceland, looking at such areas as worker benefits, public expenditure for the common good, and state-funded higher education
Offspring( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nina Proudman continues on her quest to find true love, fulfilment and balance in the chaos of modern life and family"--Container
The red turtle by Michael Dudok de Wit( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A poignant, wordless fable of luminous imagery and swirling animation. In a majestic world of intricate hand-drawn textures, a shipwrecked man is found marooned on a desert island. With his attempted escapes thwarted by the strange and larger-than-life titular red reptile, the man's existence is forever altered when something extraordinary occurs."--Container
Metropolis by Fritz Lang( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a 21st century city run by a "super trustee" and his collaborators who live in a paradise-like garden. Workers are totally enslaved by machines and condemned to live underground. In the midst of this misery, a young woman, Maria, arises and attempts to inspire the workers to throw off their oppressors
Citizenfour by Laura Poitras( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With unprecedented access, this gripping behind-the-scenes chronicle follows award winning director Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald's remarkable encounters with whistle-blower Edward Snowden in a hotel room in Hong Kong, as he hands over classified documents that provide evidence of mass indiscriminate and illegal invasions of privacy by the NSA
The cat returns by Hiroyuki Morita( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Japanese and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an imaginative and lighthearted tale, a young schoolgirl saves the life of a noble cat and is rewarded with a shocking proposal of marriage - to the Cat King's son - and a fateful journey to the extraordinary Kingdom of Cats
Akira by Katsuhiro Ōtomo( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hikaru, Sadamitsu, Kintaro, Urabe and Tsuna are caught up in a whirlpool of Karma caused centuries before by their struggles in past lives. They are now given a chance to bring balance to the mystic energies of both capitals. During the Heian Period, the scales were tipped by the enigmatic Mansairaku. Now, in modern-day Tokyo, the outcome of Hikaru's search may once again depend on the man in the black coat
Autopsy : life & death : the processes in life that tie us to our ultimate fate in death by Gunther von Hagens( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this four-part series, anatomist Dr Gunther von Hagens and pathologist Professor John Lee reveal the processes in life that tie us to our ultimate fate in death. The two scientists perform a series of autopsy demonstrations at the Institute of Plastination in Heidelberg, Germany, which present a clear view of the anatomy and pathology. With the aid of human dissection, live models and scientific models they are able to reveal what disease really looks like and how it works
Food safari( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maeve O'Meara continues her food safari with 13 new mouth watering episodes. Featuring the best in food the world has to offer, 'Food safari' is an enticing blend of exotic food with down to earth practicality. Each episode is a detailed journey into one cuisine with tips on how to source, prepare and cook with authentic results."--Container
East west 101( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television drama series from Australia. Set around the Major Crime Squad in metropolitan Sydney where detectives Zane Malik, a Muslim Australian, and Ray Crowley, an Anglo-Australian, are pitted against each other in a struggle for respect
Tokyo story( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in Japanese and English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an elderly couple travel to a rapidly rebuilding Tokyo to visit their children, they are met with unexpected indifference, ingratitude and selfishness. As the vastly different priorities of pre- and post-war Japan collide, Yasujiro's masterpiece deepens into a sublime meditation on family, ambition and mortality
 
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