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The Resource Once were warriors, produced by Robin Scholes ; directed by Lee Tamahori ; story by Alan Duff ; screenplay by Riwia Brown

Once were warriors, produced by Robin Scholes ; directed by Lee Tamahori ; story by Alan Duff ; screenplay by Riwia Brown

Label
Once were warriors
Title
Once were warriors
Statement of responsibility
produced by Robin Scholes ; directed by Lee Tamahori ; story by Alan Duff ; screenplay by Riwia Brown
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A husband's battle with alcholism causes him to have frequently terrifyingly erratic outbursts in front of his children and violent beatings to his wife
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Murray Grindlay, Murray McNabb
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R; for pervasive language and strong depiction of domestic abuse, including sexual violence and substance abuse
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.O534 2016
PerformerNote
Rena Owen, Temuera Morrison, Mamaengaroa Kerr-bell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scholes, Robin
  • Tamahori, Lee
  • Duff, Alan
  • Brown, Riwia
  • Owen, Rena
  • Kerr-Bell, Mamaengaroa
  • Morrison, Temuera
  • Film Movement (Firm)
Runtime
102
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maori (New Zealand people)
  • Families
  • Marital violence
  • Alcoholism
  • Abusive men
  • Abusive men
  • Alcoholism
  • Families
  • Maori (New Zealand people)
  • Marital violence
  • New Zealand
Technique
live action
Label
Once were warriors, produced by Robin Scholes ; directed by Lee Tamahori ; story by Alan Duff ; screenplay by Riwia Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1994
  • Widescreen (1.78:1 aspect ratio)
  • Bonus features: Behind the scenes featurette
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
857692005864
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn962037899
  • (OCoLC)962037899
System details
Blu-ray, Widescreen (1.78:1 aspect ratio) presentation; requires Blu-ray player; DTS-HD Master audio; 5.1 surround sound; Region A, B, C
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Once were warriors, produced by Robin Scholes ; directed by Lee Tamahori ; story by Alan Duff ; screenplay by Riwia Brown
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1994
  • Widescreen (1.78:1 aspect ratio)
  • Bonus features: Behind the scenes featurette
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
857692005864
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn962037899
  • (OCoLC)962037899
System details
Blu-ray, Widescreen (1.78:1 aspect ratio) presentation; requires Blu-ray player; DTS-HD Master audio; 5.1 surround sound; Region A, B, C
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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