Dingo


1h 48m 1991

Brief Synopsis

A plane carrying a legendary jazz musician is diverted to a small town in the Australian outback. A young fan meets the legend and, twenty years later, the Australian travels to Paris in search of his dream--to play the trumpet with his now reclusive idol.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Drama
Music
Release Date
1991
Production Company
Atlab-Gold Coast, Australia; Colorfilm; Motion Picture Guarantors; Screen Australia
Distribution Company
Acteurs Auteurs Associés (AAA); StudioCanal
Location
Perth, Western Australia, Australia; Sandstone, Western Australia, Australia; Paris, France; Kimberly, Western Australia, Australia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Synopsis

A plane carrying a legendary jazz musician is diverted to a small town in the Australian outback. A young fan meets the legend and, twenty years later, the Australian travels to Paris in search of his dream--to play the trumpet with his now reclusive idol.

Crew

Johan Akkerman

Other

Suresh Ayyar

Editor

Peter Baker

Other

Dixie Betts

Production Manager (Australia)

Richard Blackadder

Unit Runner (Australia)

Brian Bosisto

Key Grip (Australia)

Marcus Bosisto

Grip (Australia)

Driss Bous'hib

Production Accountant (France)

Sally Browning

Other

Craig Bryant

Gaffer (Australia)

Carlo Buralli

2nd Unit Camera Operator (2nd Unit) (Australia)

Barbara Constantine

Continuity (Australia), Continuity (France)

Deb Copland

Production Coordinator (Australia)

Francois D'artemare

2nd Assistant Director (France)

Egon Dahm

Makeup (Australia)

Miles Davis

Music

Rolf De Heer

Producer

Giorgio Draskovic

Producer

Giorgio Draskovic

Executive Producer

Christian Faure

1st Assistant Director (Australia), 1st Assistant Director (France)

James Finney

Miles Davis Hair & Makeup (France)

James Finney

Other

Chantal Gillion

Other

Denise Goudy

Set Decorator (Australia)

Ashley Grenville

Sound Supervisor (Post-Production)

Francois Hernandez

Other

Gary Hill

Best Boy (Australia)

Luke Hura

Animals (Australia)

Steve Johnson

Electrician (Australia)

Jane Johnston

Wardrobe Coordinator (Australia)

Ian Jones

Steadicam Operator (Australia)

Liz Kirkham

Location Coordinator (Australia)

Charlie Kiroff

Unit Manager (Australia)

Ellin Lavar

Miles Davis Hair & Makeup (France)

Michel Legrand

Music

Denis Lenoir

Other

Denis Lenoir

Director Of Photography

Sylvie Lenoir

Production Coordinator (France)

David Lightfoot

Location Manager (Australia)

Giorgio Liveri

Grip (Australia)

Christine Lynch

Hair Assistant (Australia)

Jo Malcolm

Art Department Coordinator (Australia)

John Mcguckin

Safety Officer (Australia)

John Mcguckin

Unit Assistant (Australia)

David Mckay

Art Direction; Art Direction (Australia)

Colette Mckenna

Other

Connie Mercurio

3rd Assistant Director (Australia)

Jo Mercurio

Electrician (Australia)

Michael Mercurio

2nd Assistant Director (Australia)

Scott Mitchenson

Dubbing Assistant (Post-Production)

Nigel Moffat

Unit Assistant (Australia)

Henri Morelle

Sound Recording

Henri Morelle

Sound Recordist (France)

Phil Mulligan

Unit Assistant (Australia)

Denise Napier

Wardrobe Buyer (Australia)

Michelle Nicol

Other

Marie Pascale Osterrieth

Producer

Clarissa Patterson

Costume Designer

Clarrissa Patterson

Costume Designer; Costume Designer (Australia)

Steve Peddie

Other

Sa Henri Rabourdin

Other

Marc Rosenberg

Screenwriter

Marc Rosenberg

Producer

Judith Russell

Production Designer

Shawn Seet

2nd Assistant Director (Post-Production)

Anita Seiler

Stand-By Wardrobe (Australia)

Kelvin Sexton

Stand-By Props (Australia)

Kim Sexton

Vehicle Dresser (Australia)

Peter Sharp

Unit Assistant (Australia)

Steven Shaw

Musicians Casting (Australia)

Karen Simms

Makeup Assistant (Australia)

John Simpson

Foley (Post-Production)

Maureen Skinner

Other

Frank Struys

Boom Operator (Australia), Boom (France)

Jef Van De Water

Production Manager (France)

Sue Vivian

Props Buyer (Australia)

Lawrence Wardman

Props Buyer (Australia)

Skip Watkins

Stills (Australia)

Danielle Weissner

1st Assistant Director (Post-Production)

Simon Whittington

Dubbing Assistant (Post-Production)

Simon Wicks

Laboratory Liaison

Denise Wolfson

Laboratory Liaison

Film Details

MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Drama
Music
Release Date
1991
Production Company
Atlab-Gold Coast, Australia; Colorfilm; Motion Picture Guarantors; Screen Australia
Distribution Company
Acteurs Auteurs Associés (AAA); StudioCanal
Location
Perth, Western Australia, Australia; Sandstone, Western Australia, Australia; Paris, France; Kimberly, Western Australia, Australia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 48m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Nominated for 7 Australian Film Institute Awards; won for best musical score.

Released in United States Spring 1992

Released in United States Spring March 1992

Released in United States November 11, 1994

Released in United States May 10, 1996

Released in United States on Video August 13, 1996

Released in United States 1991

Released in United States January 1992

Released in United States September 1992

Shown at American Film Market (AFM) in Santa Monica February 28 - March 8, 1991.

Shown at Palm Springs International Film Festival January 8-15, 1992.

Shown at Boston Film Festival September 14-24, 1992.

Completed shooting June 9, 1990.

Began shooting March 26, 1990.

Released in United States Spring 1992 (Portland, Las Vegas and San Antonio)

Released in United States Spring March 1992

Released in United States November 11, 1994 (New York City)

Released in United States May 10, 1996 (Laemmle's Grande; Los Angeles)

Released in United States on Video August 13, 1996

Released in United States 1991 (Shown at American Film Market (AFM) in Santa Monica February 28 - March 8, 1991.)

Released in United States January 1992 (Shown at Palm Springs International Film Festival January 8-15, 1992.)

Released in United States September 1992 (Shown at Boston Film Festival September 14-24, 1992.)