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Walkabout / 20th Century-Fox ; a Max L. Raab-Si Litvinoff production ; screenplay by Edward Bond ; produced by Si Litvinoff ; directed and photographed by Nicolas Roeg.

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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Criterion collection ; 10.
Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD DRAMA WALK (Text) 39231032230787 Audiovisual Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [1998]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"The classic collection, a joint venture between Home Vision Cinema and Janus Films"--Container.
Based on the novel by James Vance Marshall.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1971.
Special features: theatrical trailers, audio commentary by Nicholas Roeg and Jenny Agutter, and an essay by Roger Ebert in the insert.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editors, Antony Gibbs, Alan Pattillo ; music, John Barry.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jenny Agutter, Lucien John [i.e, Luc Roeg], David Gumpilil [i.e. Gulpilil], John Meillon.
Summary, etc.:
Stranded in the Australian desert, an English girl and her small brother are rescued by an aborigine boy who has journeyed into the outback on his "walkabout"--a tribal initiation into manhood. This is the original director's cut.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC ; monaural.
Language Note:
Optional English SDH subtitles.
Subject: Marshall, James Vance, 1924- > Film adaptations.
Aboriginal Australians > Drama.
Aboriginal Australians > Rites and ceremonies > Drama.
Abandoned children > Australia > Drama.
Desert survival > Drama.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Coming-of-age films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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