The Daughter

Adapted from The Wild Duck by Henrik Ibsen, a man returns to his hometown and unearths a long-buried family secret. As he tries to right the wrongs of the past, his actions... Read more

The Daughter

Directed by Simon Stone

Year: 2016
Running Time: 96
Color Type: Color
Country: Australia
Language: English
Genres: Drama
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The Daughter

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Geoffrey Rush
Ewen Leslie
Paul Schneider
Miranda Otto
Anna Torv
Odessa Young
Sam Neill

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Directed by Simon Stone
Produced by Jan Chapman and Nicole O'Donohue
Writer Simon Stone


After a fifteen-year absence, Christian (Paul Schneider) returns home to rural New South Wales for the marriage of his father, Henry (Geoffrey Rush), the wealthy owner of the local mill that's been the economic bedrock of the community for generations. Christian gets reacquainted with his old friend Oliver (Ewen Leslie) and finds himself drawn to Oliver's family, which includes wife Charlotte (Miranda Otto), daughter Hedvig (Odessa Young), and father-in-law Walter (Sam Neill). Unexpectedly, Christian discovers a secret that could tear Oliver’s family apart; and when Henry announces the imminent closure of the mill, it sends a quake through the community. As Christian tries to right the wrongs of the past, his actions threaten to shatter the lives of those he left behind years before.

Reviews

"Theater director Simon Stone delivers a powerful, low-key yet achingly intense reimagining of Ibsen's The Wild Duck." - Variety

"A mood piece told with a lyrical energy both lush and dangerous." -The Guardian

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PLAYDATES

Venue City Date
Theatre N at Nemours Wilmington 1490328000March 24 - March 26, 2017
Milwaukee Film Festival Milwaukee 1490328000March 24, 2017
Pittsburgh Filmmakers - Harris Theater Pittsburgh 1489723200March 17 - March 23, 2017
Pittsburgh Filmmakers - Regent Square Pittsburgh 1489723200March 17 - March 23, 2017
Desert Film Society Palm Springs 1489208400March 11, 2017
Dairy Center for the Arts Boulder 1488949200March 8 - March 11, 2017
Coral Gables Art Cinema Coral Gables 1487912400February 24 - March 2, 2017
The Screen Santa Fe 1487912400February 24 - March 2, 2017
Mostly British Film Festival San Francisco 1487826000February 23, 2017
Sedona International Film Festival Sedona 1487394000February 18 - February 26, 2017
Harkins Shea 14 Scottsdale 1486098000February 3 - February 9, 2017
Laemmle Royal Theatre Los Angeles 1486098000February 3 - February 9, 2017
Cinema Village New York 1485493200January 27 - February 2, 2017
Key West Film Festival Key West 1479272400November 16 - November 20, 2016
Gold Coast International Film Festival Great Neck 1478754000November 10, 2016
Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival Rehoboth Beach 1478232000November 4 - November 12, 2016
Burns Court Cinemas Sarasota 1478232000November 4 - November 13, 2016
Scottsdale International Film Festival Scottsdale 1475985600October 9, 2016
Hamptons International Film Festival East Hampton 1475726400October 6 - October 10, 2016


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