The Year of the Hare


1h 38m 2006

Brief Synopsis

Award-winning shutterbug Tom Vatanen is driving on a country road when the car hits a hare and sends it flying. On the spot, Tom ditches his professional life to care for the animal, which may be the furry incarnation of a warrior who guides lost souls. Man and critter tackle the wilderness, having

Film Details

Also Known As
Le Lievre De Vatanen, Lievre De Vatanen, Le, Year of the Hare
Release Date
2006
Production Company
ArtTmis Production; Ciné+; France 2 Cinéma; Gaumont; Gaumont; StudioCanal
Distribution Company
Belga Films; G-Sony; Gaumont Columbia Tristar Films

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 38m

Synopsis

Award-winning shutterbug Tom Vatanen is driving on a country road when the car hits a hare and sends it flying. On the spot, Tom ditches his professional life to care for the animal, which may be the furry incarnation of a warrior who guides lost souls. Man and critter tackle the wilderness, having comic and serious adventures at outposts en route.

Film Details

Also Known As
Le Lievre De Vatanen, Lievre De Vatanen, Le, Year of the Hare
Release Date
2006
Production Company
ArtTmis Production; Ciné+; France 2 Cinéma; Gaumont; Gaumont; StudioCanal
Distribution Company
Belga Films; G-Sony; Gaumont Columbia Tristar Films

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 38m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Based on the novel "Janiksen Vuosi" written by Arto Paasilinna.