Three Australian lieutenants are court martialed for executing prisoners as a way of deflecting attention from war crimes committed by their superior officers.
Primary Production Companies: The South Australian Film Corporation, The Australian Film Commission, 7 Network
Producers: Matt Carroll, Roger Corman
Director: Bruce Beresford
Editor: William M. Anderson
Editor's Assistant: Jeanine Chiavlo
Visual / SFX: Fran Burke
Writers: Jonathan Hardy, David Stevens
Cast: Edward Woodward, Jack Thompson, John Waters, Btyan Brown, Charles "Bud" Tingwell, Terence Donovan
Format: Feature Film
Services: Authoring, Colour Grading, Film Scanning & Digitisation, Mastering - Prep for Cinema, DVD, Blu-Ray, NetFlix & VOD
Distributors: Roadshow Films, Enterprise Pictures Limited, New World Pictures
Awards: 13 Wins and 8 Nominations
Awards Won: Australian Film Institute: Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor in a Lead Role, Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Best Screenplay, Original or Adapted, Best Achievement in Sound, Best Achievement in Production Design, Best Achievement in Costume Design, Best Achievement in Editing, Best Achievement in Cinematography. Cannes Film Festival: Best Supporting Actor. David di Donatello Awards: Best Foreign Screenplay. Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards:Best Foreign Film. National Board of Review, USA: Top Ten Films.
Award Nominations: Academy Awards, USA: Oscar - Best Writing, Screenplay Medium. Australian Film Institute: Best Actor in a Lead Role, Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Best Actor in a Supporting Role. Cannes Film Festival: Palme d'Or. Cannes Film Festival: Palme d'Or. David di Donatello Awards: Best Foreign Screenplay. Golden Globes, USA: Best Foreign Film. New York Film Critics Circle Awards: Best Foreign Lanuage Film.
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