The End of the Game

The End of the Game

A bizarre journey to Africa with a vegan filmmaker and a big game hunter. Committed vegan, David Graham Scott, follows old colonial relic Guy Wallace as he prepares to go on his last big game hunt and fulfil his ambition to bag the fearsome cape buffalo. It's Guy's last chance to relive his glory days in the African bush and finally lay down his guns. The oddball relationship of Scott and Wallace is the central drive of the film as the director explores the ethics of big game hunting and even questions his own animal rights stance when lured in by the thrill of the hunt. The End of the Game has at its core a great character in a great location going on an epic journey to an equally marvellous setting. Guy Wallace lives in a ramshackle caravan on a barren moor in the northern highlands of Scotland. He sits surrounded by memories of the past: a past that includes going patrols with the King's African Rifles, periods as a mercenary in the turbulent post-colonial phase and as a tracker for big game hunters in Kenya and Tanzania. Filmmaker David Graham Scott lives near the old eccentric in the Caithness moors. He's built a solid relationship with the man he often refers to as 'Sir' Guy and that is fully explored within both the badlands of Caithness and the South African bush. The belligerent old colonial is cut from the same mould as Molly Dineen's central character in Home from the Hill: a man out of time and out of place. The End of the Game is a POV director led narrative questioning the ethics of game hunting and built around the oddball coupling of a vegan and hunter.

Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Running Time
1 hours 11 minutes
Genres
Documentary
Director
David Graham Scott
Writer
David Graham Scott
Country
UK
Year
2017
Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Comments about documentary «The End of the Game» (38)

Beverly Turner avatar
Beverly Turner

Simply stunning. A great addition to my collection.

Kathy P. avatar
Kathy P.

It was a great movie.really jaw dropping.

Paul avatar
Paul

I've just finished watching it and it really brought me to a different reality! A-W-E-S-O-M-E!

Lori W. avatar
Lori W.

Yes...GOD YES! All of the actors were phenomenal, and the writing and pacing was perfect.

Brian avatar
Brian

This is a nice Documentary movie, I recommend it.

Jacqueline Stanley avatar
Jacqueline Stanley

It was a very nice movie. Just try to have fun and you will enjoy it.

Jean avatar
Jean

I really hope a lot of people get to watch this film <3

Gloria M. avatar
Gloria M.

Its a great movie. I recommend

Grace avatar
Grace

Saw the movie.. again and again. Besides the fact that the script is great, the actors are at their best.

Eric Lawson avatar
Eric Lawson

David Graham Scott is an impeccable storyteller. That’s why was astonishing and spectacular!

Marilyn avatar
Marilyn

Fantastic movie, my wife and I loved it.