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A tale about a pig that learns how to herd sheep and becomes the national sheep-dog champion.

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Cast & Crew & Production Details

Director
Chris Noonan
Writers
George Miller  Chris Noonan
Producer
Doug Mitchell  George Miller  Bill Miller
Dir. of Photography
Andrew Lesnie ACS
Composer
Nigel Westlake
Editor
Marcus D'Arcy  Jay Friedkin
Production Designer
Roger Ford
Cast
Magda Szubanski - Jamie Cromwell - Zoe Burton - Animated characters - voices: Christine Cavanaugh - Hugo Weaving
Production Completion
1994
Genre
Comedy
Production Company
Kennedy Miller
Australian Sales
United International Pictures (Australia)
International Sales
Universal Pictures

Selected Awards & Festivals

  • Film Independent's LA Film Festival
    (2005)
  • Film Critics' Circle of Australia
    (1997)
  • Australian Visual Software Distributors Association
    (1997)
  • Motion Pictures Sound Editors Guild Awards
    (1996)
  • Golden Globe Awards
    (1996)
  • Film Critics' Circle of Australia
    (1996)
  • Family Motion Picture Association of America
    (1996)
  • Australian Cinematographers Society Awards National
    (1996)
  • Australian Effects & Animation Festival
    (1996)
  • Australian Teachers Of Media Inc
    (1996)
  • Australasian Performing Right Association Limited
    (1996)
  • AWGIE Awards
    (1995)

Screen News

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14 Feb 2017
By Sandy George
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