In his latest TV drama Banished, writer Jimmy McGovern tells a brutal story about the first British convicts to be transported to Australia. A story of survival set in the stark historical reality of the founding of the penal colony in 1788.
2 videodisc (415 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 2.0
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
Banished (Television program)
Season designation added by cataloguer.
Originally aired as individual episodes on television.
Julian Rhind-Tutt, Myanna Buring, Russell Tovey.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 2.0.
For private home use only.
In English ; subtitled in English ; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing in French.
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Subjects:Australia -- Social conditions -- 1788-1851 -- Fiction.
Historical television programs.
Penal colonies -- Australia -- Fiction.
Prisoners -- Australia -- Fiction.
Prisons -- Australia -- Fiction.
Other Authors:BBC Worldwide Ltd., publisher.
Buring, MyAnna, 1984- actor.
Duggan, Shaun, screenwriter.
McGovern, Jimmy, screenwriter.
Percival, Dan, television director.
RSJ Films, production company.
Rhind-Tutt, Julian, 1968- actor.
See-Saw Films, production company.
Tovey, Russell, actor.
Walker, Jeffrey, 1982- television director.
Warner Bros. Entertainment, film distributor.