The Resource The black balloon

The black balloon

Label
The black balloon
Title
The black balloon
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Thomas and his family move to a new home and he has to start a new school, all he wants is to fit in. His pregnant mother has to take things easy and his father puts him in charge of his autistic brother. A funny, confronting and ultimately heart-warming story about fitting in, discovering love and accepting your family
Awards note
Winner of 6 Australian Film Institute awards.
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by Elissa Down
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Rated: M
Language note
In English with English captions
PerformerNote
Rhys Wakefield, Gemma Ward, Toni Collette
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1972-
  • 1987-
  • 1988-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Down, Elissa
  • Collette, Toni
  • Ward, Gemma
  • Wakefield, Rhys
Runtime
92
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autistic children
  • Autism
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Brothers
  • High school students
  • Families
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The black balloon
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Catalogued from container
  • Icon Film Distribution: IFS162BLB
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD-video (92 min.)
Isbn
9339065001235
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9339065001235
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
IFS162BLB
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
PAL ; Region 4
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The black balloon
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Catalogued from container
  • Icon Film Distribution: IFS162BLB
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD-video (92 min.)
Isbn
9339065001235
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9339065001235
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
IFS162BLB
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
PAL ; Region 4
Video recording format
DVD

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