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MacCool : de piratenpapegaai

Mario Andreacchio (director), Bruce Hancock (author of screenplay), Matthew Perry (author of screenplay)
De papagaai Mac gaat samen met de jongen Sam op zoek naar een piratenschat. Er zijn echter meer kapers op de kust
Subject
Familie
Title
MacCool : de piratenpapegaai
Director
Mario Andreacchio
Author of screenplay
Bruce Hancock Matthew Perry
Language
Dutch
Publisher
Place of publishing unknown: RCV, 2001
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1998
Playing time
ca. 91 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
8713045201630

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 4 times in Flemish libraries

Reviews

De opa van Sam heeft geldproblemen. Opa heeft een papegaai die kan praten en die weet waar een piratenschat verborgen ligt. Sam en Mac vliegen samen naar Koraaleiland op zoek naar deze piratenschat. Er zijn echter meer kapers op de kust. In deze Australische film spelen o.a. Jami Croft, Deborra-Lee Furness en Joe Petruzzi. Luke Buckmaster schrijft op www.moviezone. alphalink.com zeer positief over de film. Hij noemt de film intelligent geschreven met een goede regie en mooie shots. 'Whilst it is refreshing to see an original and very worthwhile buddy adventure, it’s also refreshing to see a real family flick. The Real Macaw shows kids strong family values, but thankfully avoids preaching about them. It’s a real charmer of a film, a surprising bundle of rich, lavish cinema…and a whole lot of fun.' Cheryl DeWolfe (Apollo guide) vindt de fim gemaakt in de geest van de Disney classics zoals Like that darn cat en Homeward bound. De moralistische toon zal kinderen niet deren. Een veilige fa…Read more

About Mario Andreacchio

Mario Andreacchio (born 1 January 1955) is an Australian film producer/director.

Born in Leigh Creek, South Australia to Italian parents, Andreacchio graduated from Flinders University with a degree in Psychology (after originally going to University to study Experimental Physics), and then was selected to study at the Australian Film and Television School to train as a film director. He has directed nine cinema feature films, made a series of television specials, two telemovies, three children's mini-series and a variety of documentaries. In 1988, he won an International Emmy Award in the 'Children and Young People' category for Captain Johnno, an episode of the 1988 Touch the Sun TV series.

In 2008 Andreacchio founded a film production company AMPCO FILMS PTY LTD (the Adelaide Motion Picture Company), based in Norwood, South Australia.

He has served on the boards of the Australian Film Finance Corporation and …Read more on Wikipedia