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Title The hunter / Screen Australia presents, in association with Screen NSW, Screen Tasmania, Fulcrum Media Finance, Madman Entertainment and Entertainment One, a Porchlight Films production ; directed by Daniel Nettheim ; produced by Vincent Sheehan ; screenplay by Alice Addison ; original adaptation by Wain Fimeri and Daniel Nettheim.

Publication Info. Los Angeles : Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2012.


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Edition [Widescreen.].
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC, 5.1 Dolby Digital, widescreen (2.35:1 aspect ratio).
Cast Willem Dafoe, Frances O'Connor, Morgana Davies, Finn Woodlock, Sam Neill.
Credits Director of photography, Robert Humphreys ; editor, Roland Gallois ; original score, Matteo Zingales, Michael Lira, Andrew Lancaster.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Based on the novel by Julia Leigh.
Summary Martin, a skilled and ruthless mercenary, posing as a scientist sent into the Tasmanian wilderness on a hunt for a tiger believed to be extinct. Hired by an anonymous company that wants the tiger's genetic material, Martin proceeds to set up base camp at a broken-down farmhouse, where he stays with a family, becoming increasingly close to them. However, as his attachment grows, Martin is led down a path of unforeseen dangers, complicating his deadly mission.
Note Special features: commentary with director Daniel Nettheim and producer Vincent Sheehan; making of The hunter; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language and brief violence.
Awards Australian Film Institute (2012): Best cinematography, best original music score.
Language English dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Wilderness areas -- Australia -- Tasmania -- Drama.
Hunters -- Australia -- Tasmania -- Drama.
Mercenary troops -- Australia -- Tasmania -- Drama.
Thylacine -- Drama.
Extinct animals -- Australia -- Tasmania -- Drama.
Tasmania -- Drama.
Bosques -- Teatro.
Caza -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Action and adventure films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films -- Australia.
Added Author Nettheim, Daniel. Director. Screenwriter.
Sheehan, Vincent. Producer.
Addison, Alice. Screenwriter.
Fimeri, Wain. Screenwriter.
Dafoe, Willem. Actor.
O'Connor, Frances, 1967- Actor.
Davies, Morgana. Actor.
Woodlock, Finn. Actor.
Neill, Sam. Actor.
Humphreys, Robert. Cinematographer.
Gallois, Roland. Film editor.
Zingales, Matteo. Composer.
Lira, Michael. Composer.
Lancaster, Andrew. Composer.
Leigh, Julia, 1970-
Screen Australia.
Porchlight Films.
Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Screen NSW (New South Wales)
Screen Tasmania.
Fulcrum Media Finance (Firm)
Madman Entertainment (Firm)
Entertainment One (Firm : India)
Standard No. 876964004695
Music No. 10469 Magnolia Home Entertainment
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