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Black Sheep

Film (Trailer, Excerpts, and Extras) – 2007

R13
Restricted

A mutant lamb escapes from the lab after dodgy genetic experiments, and herds of sheep are turned into bloodthirsty predators. Three hapless humans are stranded on the farm as the woolly nightmare develops. They discover a bite from an infected sheep has an alarming effect on those bitten. With his first feature, director Jonathan King (Under the Mountain) provides splatter thrills and attacks a few sacred cows. Black Sheep was invited to 20+ international festivals, where it scored acclaim and multiple awards. The interviews include King, Weta's Richard Taylor, and the cast.

There are 40 million sheep in New Zealand... and they're pissed off!
– The movie's tagline

Produced by

Live Stock Films

Acknowledgements

Made with funding from the NZ Film Commission, Daesung Group and NZ On Air

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