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by Michael Pearce


A troubled woman living in an isolated community finds herself pulled between the control of her oppressive family and the allure of a secretive outsider suspected of a series of brutal murders.

international title: Beast
original title: Beast
working title: Animal Shadows
country: United Kingdom
sales agent: Protagonist Pictures
year: 2017
genre: fiction
directed by: Michael Pearce
film run: 107'
release date: FR 18/04/2018, GB 27/04/2018
screenplay: Michael Pearce
cast: Johnny Flynn, Geraldine James, Jessie Buckley, Charley Palmer Rothwell, Hattie Gotobed, Shannon Tarbet, Trystan Gravelle, Emily Taaffe, Tim Woodward, Olwen Fouere
cinematography by: Benjamin Kracun
film editing: Maya Maffioli
art director: Laura Ellis Cricks, Thalia Ecclestone
costumes designer: Jo Thompson
producer: Kristian Brodie, Lauren Dark, Ivana Mackinnon
executive producer: David Kosse, Sam Lavender, Myles Payne, David Staniland, Natascha Wharton
line producer: Greg McManus
production: Agile Films, Film4, Stray Bear Productions
backing: British Film Institute (BFI)
distributor: Bac Films, Altitude Film Entertainment Distribution, Cherry Pickers Filmdistributie
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