BUSAN — Writer – director Kim Mordaunt won the best original screenplay prize at the Australian Writers Guild annual awards (AWGIEs) show yesterday with his film "The Rocket." Cate Shortland and…
TORONTO — Australia has selected “The Rocket” as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Award race. The film is an Australia-Laos co-production in the Lao language, directed by Australia's…
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Gotham-based distributor Kino Lorber has picked up all U.S. and Canadian rights to “The Rocket,” Kim Mordaunt's feature that bowed at Berlin and scored a hat-trick of kudos at the Tribeca Film…
"The Rocket," the narrative feature that recently picked up two juried awards at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival, has proven a fave with Tribeca auds as well, scoring the fest's audience kudo…
"The Rocket" took two of the top competition throphies at the Tribeca Film Festival, with Kim Mourdaunt's family drama scoring wins for best narrative feature and best actor for Sitthiphon Disamoe.
Australian documentarian Kim Mordaunt makes an impressive narrative debut with this Laos-set humanist drama.
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