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Lion, The Weinstein Company presents in association with Screen Australia, a See-Saw Films production in association with Aquarius Films and Sunstar Entertainment ; produced by Emile Sherman, Iain Canning, Angie Fielder ; screenplay by Luke Davies ; directed by Garth Davis

Label
Lion, The Weinstein Company presents in association with Screen Australia, a See-Saw Films production in association with Aquarius Films and Sunstar Entertainment ; produced by Emile Sherman, Iain Canning, Angie Fielder ; screenplay by Luke Davies ; directed by Garth Davis
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for thematic material and some sensuality
Main title
Lion
Medium
videorecording DVD
Responsibility statement
The Weinstein Company presents in association with Screen Australia, a See-Saw Films production in association with Aquarius Films and Sunstar Entertainment ; produced by Emile Sherman, Iain Canning, Angie Fielder ; screenplay by Luke Davies ; directed by Garth Davis
Runtime
118
Summary
Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
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