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form y separately published work icon Oddball and the Penguins single work   film/TV   children's  
Alternative title: Oddball
Issue Details: First known date: 2015... 2015 Oddball and the Penguins
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

'A chicken farmer uses his hapless sheepdog to save a colony of penguins from foxes, and in the process keeps his family together.' (Production summary)

Exhibitions

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Notes

  • Working title for this film was An Oddball Solution

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Box Office Bonanza Antimo Iannella , Anna Vlach , Matt Gilbertson , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 22 January 2016; (p. 34)
2015 Australian Cinema Goes Commercial Brian McFarlane , 2016 single work essay
— Appears in: Metro Magazine , Winter vol. 189 no. 2016; (p. 42-50)
Top Picks of Aussie Flicks Ricki-Lee Arnold , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sunday Mail , 22 November 2015; (p. 81)
Understudies Line Up to Follow Sarah's Hollywood Star Penelope Debelle , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 15 October 2015; (p. 3)
Focus on Family, Friends and More Kids' Flicks Neala Johnson , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 13 October 2015; (p. 10)
Nine Australian Movies to Watch in 2015 Luke Buckmaster , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 6 January 2015;

— Review of Mad Max : Fury Road George Miller , 2015 single work film/TV ; The Dressmaker Jocelyn Moorhouse , 2015 single work film/TV ; The Blinky Bill Movie Fin Edquist , 2015 single work film/TV ; Paper Planes Steve Worland , Robert Connolly , 2014 single work film/TV ; Sam Klemke’s Time Machine Mathew Bate , Sandy Cameron , 2015 single work film/TV ; Strangerland Fiona Seres , 2015 single work film/TV ; Kill Me Three Times James McFarland , 2014 single work film/TV ; Oddball and the Penguins Peter Ivan , 2015 single work film/TV ; The Daughter Simon Stone , 2015 single work film/TV
Oddball Breaks the Rules Karl Quinn , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 6 September 2015; (p. 6)

— Review of Oddball and the Penguins Peter Ivan , 2015 single work film/TV
Tale of Penguin Herding Barely Engages Young Viewers Jake Wilson , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 17 September 2015; (p. 18)

— Review of Oddball and the Penguins Peter Ivan , 2015 single work film/TV
Paws and Effect Garry Maddox , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 19-20 September 2015; (p. 12)

— Review of Oddball and the Penguins Peter Ivan , 2015 single work film/TV
Fun with Nerds and Animals Stephen Romei , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 19-20 September 2015; (p. 15)

— Review of The Blinky Bill Movie Fin Edquist , 2015 single work film/TV ; Oddball and the Penguins Peter Ivan , 2015 single work film/TV
Crossing the Dividing Line Neala Johnson , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 28 August 2014; (p. 41)
Tell Him He's Not Dreamin' Anymore Vicky Roach , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sunday Mail , 19 July 2015; (p. 80)
Reel Winners Vicky Roach , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 25 July 2015; (p. 12)
'Aussie films are heading for a 10 per cent share of the local box office for the first time in more than 20 years...'
Roadshow Zooms in on ‘Australiana’ Films Michael Bodey , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 31 August 2015; (p. 25)
Fairy Penguins and a Dog Michael Bodey , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 16 September 2015; (p. 19)
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