New trailer: Hunt for the Wilderpeople

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A new trailer has been released for the New Zealand comedy drama Hunt for the Wilderpeople, starring Sam Neill and Julian Dennison. Below is the official synopsis.

Ricky, a defiant young city kid, finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush after a series of misadventures befall the unlikely duo. A national manhunt ensues, and the two are forced to put aside their differences and work together in this hilarious and heartfelt adventure.

Based on the book Wild Pork and Watercress by Barry Crump, the film is written and directed by famed indie auteur Taika Waititi (What we do in the Shadows, Thor: Ragnarax) and stars Sam Neill (The Daughter, Long Way Down) and introduces rising star Julian Dennison.

The film is released in the UK on 16th September.