brokeback mountain

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Ang Lee, 134 mins, USA, 2005, 35mm. Courtesy: Roadshow Films

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Brokeback Mountain
Pulitzer Prize-winner Annie Proulx's short story, originally published in The New Yorker, forms the basis of Oscar-winning director Ang Lee's sensitively rendered drama. 

The story is about two young Wyoming-raised 'cowboys' who meet herding sheep on Brokeback Mountain in the Summer of 1963 and forge a lifelong connection complicated by fear, denial and secrecy.

Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal were acclaimed for their on-screen portrayals and the film was awarded the Golden Lion for Best Picture at the Venice International Film Festival.

"An absolutely perfect film" Margaret Pomeranz, At the Movies

Dates   Tue 3 Oct 2006, 2.30pm
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