Thomas Vinterberg (who is famous for his film “The Celebration” (Festen) as well as being the co-founder of the filmmaking movement Dogme 95 togehter with Lars von Trier) returns with his new film “The Hunt” (Jagten), a strong dramatic thriller, which shows how everyone can become from the hunter the hunted in the blink of an eye.
The movie is about the story of a teacher whose life suddenly takes a turn when he is being falsely accused. Will his family and friends believe and support him?
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Starring: Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Annika Wedderkopp, Lasse Fogelstrom, Susse Wold, Anne Louise Hassing, Alexandra Rapaport, Lars Ranthe, Ole Dupont
Director: Thomas Vinterberg
Movie Release Date: 30 November 2012 (UK)
DVD/Blu-rayRelease Date: 10 December 2013
Film Festival Awards and Nominations
Cannes Film Festival: Nominated for Palme D’ Or / Won Best Actor
“The lie is spreading.”
Movie Trailer Quote
“A random lie can destroy an innocent man.”
Movie Trailer Rating
Scene selection: 8/10
Visual Effects: 7/10