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The Resource Swimming upstream, Crusader Entertainment presents a film by Russell Mulcahy ; produced by Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin, Paul Pompian ; screenplay by Anthony Fingleton ; directed by Russell Mulcahy, (videorecording)

Swimming upstream, Crusader Entertainment presents a film by Russell Mulcahy ; produced by Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin, Paul Pompian ; screenplay by Anthony Fingleton ; directed by Russell Mulcahy, (videorecording)

Label
Swimming upstream
Title
Swimming upstream
Statement of responsibility
Crusader Entertainment presents a film by Russell Mulcahy ; produced by Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin, Paul Pompian ; screenplay by Anthony Fingleton ; directed by Russell Mulcahy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on the true story of Tony Fingleton, a young man from a troubled family. He lives In the shadow of an abusive father, but Tony finds the inner strength to become a swimming champion. Always overshadowed in his father's eyes by his brothers, it is only when Tony displays an extraordingary swimming talent that he feels he has a shot at winning his father's heart
Related
Awards note
Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards, 2003: FCCA Award Best Editing (Marcus D'Arcy); Best Screenplay - Adapted (Anthony Fingleton); Best Supporting Actor - Female (Judy Davis).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Martin McGrath ; editor, Marcus D'Arcy ; music, Johnny Klimek, Reinhold Heil ; costume designer, Angus Strathie ; production designer, Roger Ford
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material involving alcoholism and domestic abuse
Language note
English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Geoffrey Rush, Judy Davis, Jesse Spencer, Tim Draxl, Deborah Kennedy, David Hoflin, Craig Horner, Brittany Byrner
Runtime
97
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Swimming upstream, Crusader Entertainment presents a film by Russell Mulcahy ; produced by Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin, Paul Pompian ; screenplay by Anthony Fingleton ; directed by Russell Mulcahy, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Based on the book by Anthony Fingleton, Diane Fingleton
  • Special features: 'Swimming upstream': the making of a champion; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
2562663
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780792867081
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616927354
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1008744
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm60316243
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Swimming upstream, Crusader Entertainment presents a film by Russell Mulcahy ; produced by Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin, Paul Pompian ; screenplay by Anthony Fingleton ; directed by Russell Mulcahy, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Based on the book by Anthony Fingleton, Diane Fingleton
  • Special features: 'Swimming upstream': the making of a champion; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
2562663
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780792867081
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616927354
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1008744
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm60316243
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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