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First cow

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Shelf Location Collection Volume Ref. Branch Status Due Date
DVD - Adult   Double Bay . On Loan . 3 Jun 2022
DVD - Adult   Paddington . Available .  
DVD - Adult   Watsons Bay . Available .  
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Title First cow [videorecording].
Publisher/Date [East Melbourne, Vic.]: Madman Entertainment, [2021]
Pagination etc. 1 DVD (122 min.) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Contents note Based on the novel The half-life by Jon Raymond.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2019.
Creation Note Screenplay by Jon Raymond & Kelly Reichardt ; directed by Kelly Reichardt.
Performer note John Magaro, Orion Lee, Rene Auberjonois, Toby Jones, Ewen Bremner, Scott Shepherd, Gary Farmer, Lily Gladstone.
Summary Note The quiet, skilled cook Otis "Cookie" Figowitz has traveled west into Oregon with a group of aggressive fur trappers. While living in the territory, Cookie finds develops a frienship with the Chinese immigrant King-Lu, who's also come to Oregon to seek his fortune. Soon the two collaborate on a successful business of selling baked goods in their frontier outpost--but Cookie and Lu's business plan is dependent on stealing milk from the first cow imported into the territories, a nerve-wracking venture that eventually puts them at deadly odds with the cow's wealthy and politically connected owner.
Target audience note Rated: PG.
Language note English dialogue. English Captions.
Subject Male friendship -- Drama
Cooks -- Drama
Cows -- Drama
Milk -- Drama
Frontier and pioneer life -- Drama
Oregon Territory -- Drama
Feature films.
Western films.
Historical films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Reichardt, Kelly film director, screenwriter.
Raymond, Jonathan screenwriter.
Magaro, John, 1983- actor.
Lee, Orion actor.
Jones, Toby, 1966- actor.
Raymond, Jonathan Half-life.
Shelf Location DVD F FIRS
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