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La bête lumineuse (1982)

A documentary film about a group of hunters who gather annually to hunt moose near Maniwaki, Quebec.


Pierre Perrault


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Complete credited cast:
Louis-Philippe Lécuyer Louis-Philippe Lécuyer ... Canotier
Philippe Cross Philippe Cross ... Canotier
Stéphane-Albert Boulais ... Archer
Maurice Chaillot ... Archer
Bernard L'Heureux Bernard L'Heureux ... Orignal
Michel Guyot Michel Guyot ... Orignal
Barney Descontie Barney Descontie ... Barney the Guide
Maurice Aumont Maurice Aumont ... Chasseur d'ours
Claude Lauriault Claude Lauriault ... Chasseur d'ours
Laurier Prévost Laurier Prévost ... Laurier the Table Constructor


A documentary film about a group of hunters who gather annually to hunt moose near Maniwaki, Quebec.

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Release Date:

15 October 1982 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

The Shimmering Beast See more »

Filming Locations:

Maniwaki, Québec, Canada


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CAD350,000 (estimated)
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