- 1 DVD (165 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Authors
- Blakemore, Michael.
- "Two films by Michael Blakemore"--Container.Catalogued from container.Contents:  Country life (1994) / written and directed by Michael Blakemore ; produced by Robin Dalton --  A personal history of the Australian surf (1983)Country life: Sam Neill, Greta Scacchi, John Hargreaves, Kerry Fox.In English (Dolby 2.0).Special features: behind the scenes (Country Life).Summary: A personal history of the Australian surf: Australian theatre and film director, Michael Blakemore, recreates his childhood and adolescence in the 1930s and 1940s in Sydney and reflects on the events which led to his career in the theatre and eventually a directorship of Britain's National Theatre. By implication the film is also something of a mini history of surfing in Australia.Summary: Country life: Spring fever runs wild when a snooty native son returns to his hometown -- and brings along his voluptous new wife. Before long, every man in this tiny town is falling head over heels for her charms. But things really heat up when she finds herself falling in love with the local doctor and resident playboy.