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俠盜賓漢 The Legend of Ben Hall
馬修•霍姆斯Matthew Holmes|2016|澳大利亞Australia|139min|劇情片|限

★2016 澳洲攝影師協會最佳影片銅獎

1860 年代的澳洲,淘金熱伴隨著猖獗的犯罪,有群人結黨、流連於荒野,伺伏著
過路的旅客以劫取錢財,他們是荒野遊俠。真實故事改編,呈現賓漢爭議又富有傳奇色彩的人生。時代所致,他加入荒野遊俠的行列,成為非凡的領袖,在他率領下,組成武裝齊全、威脅警方的強大勢力。本片描述正當其萌生退意,卻因舊識鼓吹,再次結夥上路,除犯下搶案,夥伴開槍射殺兩名警察,導致政府頒布格殺勿論令,他們於是逃亡,決心離開這片土地......叢林槍戰和遼闊荒原,使本片具西部電影的神采,導演細膩刻劃主角重情義、陰鬱沉穩,說明家庭悲劇如何使他孤注一擲走向「自由」,成為民間的英雄,帶領觀眾重新思考邪惡與正義。

Set against the height of the gold rush in the 1860s, this Australian Western tells the story of Ben Hall who has gone into hiding before he is drawn back into bushranging by the reappearance of his old friend John Gilbert. Reforming the gang and taking on a new recruit John Dunn, the trio soon become the most wanted men in Australian history after the killing of two policemen. When the Government declares them outlaws, the gang make desperate plans to flee the colony, but they are betrayed by a trusted friend.

放映場次 Screening Schedule ———★影人出席QA

日期 開始 結束 場地 備註
5/13 (六) ★ 15:30 17:49 中壢星橋國際影城 12廳
SBC CINEMAS
影人出席QA
5/22 (一) 19:00 21:19 桃園光影電影館
TAOYUAN ARTS CINEMA

馬修•霍姆斯
Matthew Holmes

1976 年生,澳洲人,動畫師、雕刻家和插畫家,本片為其第二部劇情長片,發展自其募資拍攝的短片構想,自編自導,好評如潮,獲Cinema Australia :「史詩般磅礡之作」的讚譽。

Set against the height of the gold rush in the 1860s, this Australian Western tells the story of Ben Hall who has gone into hiding before he is drawn back into bushranging by the reappearance of his old friend John Gilbert. Reforming the gang and taking on a new recruit John Dunn, the trio soon become the most wanted men in Australian history after the killing of two policemen. When the Government declares them outlaws, the gang make desperate plans to flee the colony, but they are betrayed by a trusted friend.