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Issue Details: First known date: 2016... 2016 Lion Is a Well-made Melodrama with a Rather Disturbing Message
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'Lion is a well-made film starring Dev Patel, Rooney Mara, Nicole Kidman and David Wenham. An Australian production written by Luke Davies (Candy) and adapted from Saroo Brierly’s memoir A Long Way Home (2013), it follows the remarkable true story of an Indian boy who, lost in Calcutta, is adopted by an Australian couple and grows up in Tasmania. 25 years later, he uses Google Earth to locate his home village and is reunited with his birth mother.'

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  • Lion Saroo Brierley , Luke Davies , 2016 single work film/TV
  • A Long Way Home Saroo Brierley , Larry Buttrose , 2013 single work autobiography
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