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Zak Hilditch

writer/director Rattlesnake, 1922, These Final Hours
Zak Hilditch is a native of Perth and studied film at Curtin University. In 2013 his first funded feature These Final Hours premiered at the Melbourne International Film Festival, picking up The Age critics prize for best film. The film later had its international premiere in the Director’s Fortnight section of the 2014 Cannes Film Festival. In 2017 Zak’s adaptation of Stephen King’s 1922 for Netflix was released to critical acclaim. His latest Netflix original titled Rattlesnake is world premiering at the Austin Film Festival ahead of its worldwide release.

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