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3.2
143 Ratings

The Claim

Directed by Michael Winterbottom
Canada, France, 2000
Drama, Western

Synopsis

A prospector sells his wife and daughter to another gold miner for the rights to a gold mine. Twenty years later, the prospector is a wealthy man who owns much of the old west town named Kingdom Come. But changes are brewing and his past is coming back to haunt him.

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The Claim Directed by Michael Winterbottom

Awards & Festivals

British Independent Film Awards

2001 | 2 nominations including: Best Director

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2000 | 2 runner-up prizes including: Best Director

Genie Awards

2002 | 3 nominations including: Best Achievement in Art Direction/Production Design

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