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The Nightingale (2019)

The Nightingale 2019 poster
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Drama, Thriller, Adventure
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Director
Jennifer Kent
Written by
Cast
Sam Claflin, Aisling Franciosi, Damon Herriman, Ewen Leslie, Charlie Shotwell, Nathaniel Dean, Harry Greenwood, Sam Smith, Michael Sheasby, Matthew Sunderland, Baykali Ganambarr, Luke Carroll
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production company:
BRON Studios , FilmNation Entertainment , Creative Wealth Media Finance , Causeway Films , Made Up Stories
producer:
Kristina Ceyton , Steve Hutensky , Jennifer Kent , Bruna Papandrea
distributor:
IFC Films
assistant director:
Chris Webb
sfx supervisor:
Marty Pepper
runtime:
136 minutes
cinematographer:
Radek Ladczuk

Synopsis

Set in 1825, Clare, a young Irish convict woman, chases a British officer through the rugged Tasmanian wilderness, bent on revenge for a terrible act of violence he committed against her family. On the way she enlists the services of an Aboriginal tracker named Billy, who is also marked by trauma from his own violence-filled past.

Production on the film began in March 2017. The Nightingale premiered at the 2018 Venice Film Festival and was later picked up by IFC Films for distribution.

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