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1 hr. 27 min.

Plot Summary
The experiences of the crew aboard a Massachusetts-based trawler illustrate the difficult and often dangerous lives of commercial fishermen.


Directors: Lucien Castaing-Taylor , Verena Paravel

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Cinema Guild

Leviathan (2012)

Release Date: March 1st, 2013|1 hr. 27 min.

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  • 100
    The Hollywood Reporter

    A highly original film of uncompromising, other-worldly beauty. Leviathan demands to be seen, even if it means you never eat seafood again. show more

  • 60

    The result is a self-conscious tone poem concocted from oblique camera angles, shots held longer than it takes a tadpole to reach maturity and nighttime images enhanced with a psychedelic glow. An alternate title for it might be "David Lynch, Gone Fishin'." show more

  • 100
    Slant Magazine

    Leviathan is a titanic achievement, a visceral overload whose impact registers immediately and with great force. show more

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