The film is directed by Daniel Nettheim and as well as Dafoe, stars Sam Neill, Frances O’ConnorSullivan Stapleton, Dan Wyllie, Callan Mulvey, Jacek Koman and Morgana Davies. The movie is based on the novel by Julia Leigh.
TIFF provide the plot:
Based on the acclaimed novel by Julia Leigh, THE HUNTER is a powerful psychological drama that tells the story of Martin (Willem Dafoe), a mercenary sent from Europe by a mysterious biotech company to the Tasmanian wilderness on a dramatic hunt for the last Tasmanian Tiger.
No UK release date as yet but we’ll keep you posted. Here’s the new trailer via the fabulous FirstShowing.net. You can scroll down to view the images.