Lighthouse Film Society - The Eagle Huntress - 8 December 2017

Event Type Activity
Event Focus Film
Event Reach All
Event Scope Local Community
Dates 08/12/2017 to 08/12/2017
Start Time 7:30pm
Location Wynyard Wharf Hotel Theatre
Goldie Street
Wynyard TAS 7325
Contact Lighthouse Film Society

Director:  Otto Bell

This documentary follows a 13-year-old nomadic Mongolian girl Aisholpan, who is fighting to become the first female eagle hunter in several generations of her family. Through breathtaking aerial cinematography and intimate footage, the film captures her personal journey while also addressing universal themes like female empowerment, the natural world, coming of age and the onset of modernity. Set against the expanse of the Mongolian steppe, the film features some awe-inspiring cinematography giving this intimate tale of a young girl's quest the dramatic force of an epic narrative film. 

Rated: G Documentary, adventure, Sport

Movie Length: 87 mins

UK, 2016

Screenings start at 7:30pm

 Complimentary coffee, tea & cake after showing

  New memberships are always available at the door

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Contact Details:

The Lighthouse Film Society
PO Box 650
WYNYARD   TAS   7325

Committee:

Ricky Gelston 0427 566 475
Ian Newman 6442 3088
Con Rhee 0428 549 740
Richard Muir Wilson 6442 1109
Jennifer Beamish 0409 196 876
Birgitta Magnusson-Reid 0417 593 632

 

 

 
 
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21 Saunders Street : PO Box 168, Wynyard TAS 7325
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