Record Details

Catalog Search

Jasper Jones [electronic resource].

Perkins, Rachel, 1970- (director.). Miller, Levi, 2002- (actor.). McGrath, Aaron L, (actor.). Weaving, Hugo, 1960- (actor.). Collette, Toni, (actor.). Silvey, Craig, 1982- Motion picture adaptation of (work) Jasper Jones. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author). Levi Miller, Aaron L. McGrath, Angourie Rice, Hugo Weaving, Toni Collette. (Cast).
Image of item

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 103 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Film Movement, 2017.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Rachel Perkins.
Participant or Performer Note:
Levi Miller, Aaron L. McGrath, Angourie Rice, Hugo Weaving, Toni Collette.
Summary, etc.:
A riveting and moving Australian coming of age story about Charlie Bucktin, a bookish boy of 14. On the night that Jasper Jones, the town's mixed race outcast shows him the dead body of young Laura Wishheart, Charlie's life is changed forever. Entrusted with this secret and believing Jasper to be innocent, Charlie embarks on a dangerous journey to find the true killer. Set over the scorching summer holidays of 1968, Charlie defeats the local racists, faces the breakup of his parents and falls head over heels in love as he discovers what it means to be truly courageous.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Secrecy > Australia > Drama.
Racism > Australia > Drama.
Racially mixed people > Australia > Drama.
Interracial friendship > Drama.
Friendship > Australia > Drama.
Dysfunctional families > Drama.
Recluses > Drama.
Interpersonal relations > Drama.
Murder > Drama.
Detective and mystery films > Australia.

Additional Resources