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60 Ratings

Van Diemen's Land

Australia, 2009
Drama, Adventure, History


The true story of Alexander Pearce, Australia’s most notorious convict. In 1822, Pearce and seven fellow convicts escaped from Macquarie Harbour, a place of ultra banishment and punishment, only to find a world less forgiving.. the Australian wilderness. Abandon all hope you who enter.

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Van Diemen's Land Directed by Jonathan auf der Heide

Awards & Festivals

Torino Film Festival

2009 | Special Mention: Holden Award for Best Script

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

2009 | Special Mention: New Visions Award

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