A Cry in the Dark
- Original title
A Cry in the Darkaka
- A Cry in the Dark
- Evil Angels
- Running time
- 120 min.
Robert Caswell, Fred Schepisi
Mystery. Drama | Based On A True Story
- Synopsis / Plot
- Based on the true story of Lindy Chamberlain who was convicted and then completely exonerated in the death of her infant daughter. While holidaying at Ayer's Rock with her husband Michael and their three children, Lindy said she saw a dingo enter their tent and carry away their weeks-old infant daughter, Azaria. The initial coroner's inquest supported her version of events but the police continued their investigation eventually leading her to be charged with murder and her husband with being an accessory after the fact. The case created a media frenzy in Australia and was the subject of much public debate.
: Nominated for Oscar: Best Actress (Meryl Streep)
: Cannes Film Festival: Best Actress (Meryl Streep)
: Golden Globes: 4 nominations, including Best Motion Picture - Drama
: New York Film Critics Circle: Best Actress (Meryl Streep)
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