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  • Goldstone (2018)

Goldstone

Release Date: March 2nd, 2018

R |1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary

Indigenous detective Jay Swan arrives in the town of Goldstone to search for a missing person, and his simple duty becomes complicated when he uncovers a web of crime and corruption.

Cast: Aaron Pedersen, Alex Russell, Jacki Weaver, Pei-Pei Cheng, David Wenham, David Gulpilil, Michelle Lim Davidson, Tommy Lewis

Director: Ivan Sen

Genres: Thriller , Crime drama

Production Co: Bunya Productions, Dark Matter

Keywords: Suspenseful , Brooding , Pursuit , 2010s , Mystery , Small town ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Sarah WardScreen International

    Even when the lines uttered sound more like a statement than an actual conversation, Sen remains a master of everything he controls as Goldstone slowly inches towards its bullet-riddled finale. show more

  • 100
    The Guardian

    It’s a gorgeous film to watch, but a better and bigger one to think about. The key to unlocking this hugely ambitious genre hybrid – a classic Australian film and a masterpiece of outback noir – is understanding that Goldstone is a country, not a town, and its name is Australia. show more

  • 88
    The Seattle Times

    Filmmaker Ivan Sen is a quadruple threat as writer, director, composer and cinematographer of this wily Australian thriller. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

Awards

Nominated Best Production Design
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2016)
Nominated Best Film
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2016)
Nominated Best Original Screenplay
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2016)
Nominated Best Direction
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2016)
Nominated Best Editing
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (2016)