Prisoners of the Sun


1h 49m 1990

Brief Synopsis

An Australian military prosecutor faces some 100 Japanese war criminals at the end of World War II.

Film Details

Also Known As
Freres de sang
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Australian Film Commission (AFC); Clein & White Public Relations; Dda Public Relations; Screen Australia
Distribution Company
SKOURAS PICTURES, INC.; 20th Century Fox; 20th Century Fox Distribution; J Arthur Rank Organization; Paramount Home Media; Sovereign Pictures; Village Roadshow Limited
Location
Queensland, Australia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 49m

Synopsis

An Australian military prosecutor faces some 100 Japanese war criminals at the end of World War II.

Film Details

Also Known As
Freres de sang
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Australian Film Commission (AFC); Clein & White Public Relations; Dda Public Relations; Screen Australia
Distribution Company
SKOURAS PICTURES, INC.; 20th Century Fox; 20th Century Fox Distribution; J Arthur Rank Organization; Paramount Home Media; Sovereign Pictures; Village Roadshow Limited
Location
Queensland, Australia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 49m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Nominated for nine 1990 Australian Film Institute Awards.

Released in United States 1990

Released in United States 1991

Released in United States April 1991

Released in United States August 16, 1991

Released in United States January 1991

Released in United States October 1990

Released in United States on Video November 21, 1991

Released in United States September 1990

Released in United States Summer July 19, 1991

Shown at Hawaii International Film Festival November 25-December 9, 1990.

Shown at Mill Valley Film Festival October 4-11, 1990.

Shown at Montreal World Film Festival (out of competition) August 22 - September 2, 1991.

Shown at Palm Springs International Film Festival January 8-13, 1991.

Shown at Venice Film Festival (out of competition) September 4-15, 1990.

Shown at WorldFest Houston International Film Festival April 19-28, 1991.

Began shooting August 14, 1989.

Released in United States 1991 (Shown at Montreal World Film Festival (out of competition) August 22 - September 2, 1991.)

Released in United States January 1991 (Shown at Palm Springs International Film Festival January 8-13, 1991.)

Released in United States April 1991 (Shown at WorldFest Houston International Film Festival April 19-28, 1991.)

Released in United States Summer July 19, 1991

Released in United States August 16, 1991

Released in United States September 1990 (Shown at Venice Film Festival (out of competition) September 4-15, 1990.)

Released in United States October 1990 (Shown at Mill Valley Film Festival October 4-11, 1990.)

Released in United States on Video November 21, 1991

Released in United States 1990 (Shown at Hawaii International Film Festival November 25-December 9, 1990.)