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The hunt / Magnolia Pictures and Zentropa Entertainment present ; written by Thomas Vinterberg & Tobias Lindholm ; producers, Sisse Graum Jørgensen & Morten Kaufmann ; director, Thomas Vinterberg ; produced by Zentropa Entertainment in co-production with Film Väst and Zentropa International Sweden.

Vinterberg, Thomas, 1969- (screenwriter,, film director.). Lindholm, Tobias, (screenwriter.). Jørgensen, Sisse Graum, (film producer.). Kaufmann, Morten, (film producer.). Mikkelsen, Mads, 1965- (actor.). Larsen, Thomas Bo, 1963- (actor.). Wedderkopp, Annika, (actor.). Zentropa Entertainments (Firm), (production company.). Film i Väst (Firm), (production company.). Zentropa International Sweden, (production company.). Magnolia Pictures (Firm), (production company.). Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm), (film distributor.). Mads Mikkelsen, Annika Wedderkopp, Thomas Bo Larsen. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Summary:

Lucas is a former school teacher who has been forced to start over having overcome a tough divorce and the loss of his job. Just as things are starting to go his way, his life is shattered when an untruthful remark throws his small community into a collective state of hysteria. As the lie spreads, Lucas is forced to fight a lonely fight for his life and dignity.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD FIC HUN (Text) 33892005265252 Adult DVDs DVD None 02/26/2014 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 115 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Distributor: Los Angeles, CA : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Special features: outtakes; deleted scenes; making of The hunt; alternate ending; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Charlotte Bruus Christensen ; editors, Anne Østerud & Janus Billeskov Jansen ; composer, Nikolaj Egelund
Participant or Performer Note:
Mads Mikkelsen, Annika Wedderkopp, Thomas Bo Larsen.
Summary, etc.:
Lucas is a former school teacher who has been forced to start over having overcome a tough divorce and the loss of his job. Just as things are starting to go his way, his life is shattered when an untruthful remark throws his small community into a collective state of hysteria. As the lie spreads, Lucas is forced to fight a lonely fight for his life and dignity.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for sexual content including a graphic image, violence and language.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
Danish dialogue with English or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, USA, 2014: Nominated, Best Foreign Language Film of the Year. Golden Globes, USA, 2014: Nominated, Best Foreign Language Film. Cannes Film Festival, 2012: Winner for Best Actor (Mads Mikkelsen); Prize of the Ecumenical Jury; Vulcain Prize for the Technical Artist; Nominated for Palme d'Or. Independent Spirit Awards, 2014: Nominated, Best International Film. National Board of Review, USA, 2013: Top Five Foreign Language Films.
Source of Description Note:
Title from disc surface.
Subject: Divorced men > Drama.
Truthfulness and falsehood > Drama.
Teachers > Employment > Drama.
Divorciados > Teatro.
Hombres > Teatro.
Verdad y mentira > Teatro.
Maestros > Empleos > Teatro.
Foreign films.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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