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The Hunt - Nordic Film Night

TheHunt
  • dir. Thomas Vinteberg

  • year. 2012

  • country. Denmark

  • run-time. 115

  • rating. 15

£6.00 (£4.50 conc.)

Doors 19:00
Film 19:30


Lucas ( Mads Mikkelsen), a highly-regarded school teacher, has been forced to start over having overcome a tough divorce. Just as things are starting to go his way, his life is shattered. An untruthful remark throws the small community into a collective state of hysteria. The lie is spreading and Lucas is forced to fight a lonely fight for his life and dignity

In Danish with English subtitles

Thomas Vinterberg's The Hunt, about a nursery teacher who is falsely accused of being a paedophile, is one of the year's best films” The Telegraph

“Beautifully performed and tough as nails, Vinterberg's social drama could not be any more timely.”  Empire

“What a knotty, frighteningly real drama ‘The Hunt’ is.” Timeout