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Bongers, Sally

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Works: 12 works in 29 publications in 3 languages and 644 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Documentary films  Short films  Experimental films  Interviews  Biography  History  Melodrama  Personal narratives 
Roles: Cinematographer, Photographer, Author, Editor, Director, Illustrator
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Publications about Sally Bongers
Publications by Sally Bongers
Most widely held works about Sally Bongers
 
Most widely held works by Sally Bongers
Sweetie by Jane Campion( visu )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 545 libraries worldwide
The focus of this film is the hazardous relationship between twenty-something sisters: button-down, superstitious Kay and the rampaging 'Sweetie.'
The Films of Jane Campion ( visu )
in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Passionless Moments is a series of ten short, whimsical films portraying the inner world of ordinary people. A Girl's Own Story concerns girlhood, Beatlemania, and growing up in the sixties. Peel concerns a family outing in Australia which results in an intrigue of awesome belligerence
Snakes & Ladders by Mitzi Goldman( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
In this creative documentary, a fictional woman detective acts as guide to the history of women's education in Australia. Featuring interviews with ten women aged sixteen to ninety-four, this film combines personal memories with historical detail, analysis and clever animated sequences to begin to fill in a missing story of Australian women's determination and vision in the areas of education and equal rights
Everyday enlightenment : seven stories of awakening by Sally Bongers( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"Sally Bongers, the distinguished Australian cinematographer, compiled these interviews while researching subjects for a documentary film on Enlightenment. Initially she sought out established spiritual teachers, but her emphasis changed to interviewing ordinary people who had experienced a shift of perception which, in the Eastern tradition, would be called Enlightenment or Liberation. She found men and women who still live their lives much as they had done before the realization, working and living in the everyday world. Seven of their stories were chosen for this book. Hearing these people talk about living with this understanding in the real world (not in an ice-cave somewhere!) confirmed the closeness of it all. These stories make it clear that Enlightenment can "happen" to anyone, regardless of so-called spiritual qualifications"--
Three films by Jane Campion by Jane Campion( visu )
in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Exploring private, quirky but recognisable thoughts and experiences
Shadow panic ( visu )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A symbolic narrative, described by the filmmaker as being 'about internal and external states of emergency, about personal and collective shadows, about resistance and spirit'. The lives of three women, strangers to each other, seem inextricably linked. The dreamer (the redhead) searches for hidden treasure; the investigator (the black woman) for evidence; and the fool (the hothead) for love
Peel ( visu )
3 editions published in 1982 in 3 languages and held by 4 libraries worldwide
This short drama centres on the car journey of a family, which is interrupted on a country road. The 'peel' of the title refers both to orange peel which is the trigger for disagreement and the peeling away of 'normal' family relations on the surface to reveal the violence, even psychosis, lurking beneath
Rapunzel in suburbia : a portrait of Dorothy Hewett, playwright, novelist and poet by Dorothy Hewett( visu )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A portrait of one of Australia's most prominent authors, Dorothy Hewett. She talks frankly about the relationship between her life and her writing and illustrates her work with excerpts from productions of her plays and Hewett reading her own poems
Decibel Danger by Judy White( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Jane Campion : three short films ( visu )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Passionless moments is an experimental film featuring Sean and Arnold not speaking, Scotties part of the grand design of the universe, Angela meets Meats, Sex ... Thing, Ironing on Sunday, Sleepy Jeans and others. A Girl's own story concerns girlhood, Beatlemania, the sixties and growing up. Peel, set on a hot summer's day, features a recalcitrant, freckled, red-headed family of three who go on a Sunday drive in the country. Their outing results in an intrigue of awesome belligerence
Sweetie (1989) by Jane Campion( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Explores sisters, in their twenties, their parents, and family dysfunctions.from life
 
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English (25)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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