In cinemas in New Zealand from 31 March 2016.
The new film from the director of BOY, EAGLE VS SHARK and WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS, Taika Waititi unleashes HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE after rave reviews at Sundance 2016:
“Comic Dynamite” – Guardian
“Hilarious, I think I might be in love with it” – Crave. Taika says it’s actually a very serious film.
Based on ‘Wild Pork and Watercress,’ Barry Crump’s book about a juvenile delinquent left in the care of rough yet loving foster parents who live off the wilds of the New Zealand bush. The hunt is on and they are wanted alive.
Starring Sam Neill, Julian Dennison, Rima Te Wiata, Rhys Darby, Rachel House, Oscar Kightley, Rioreore Ngatai-Melbourne, Troy Kingi, Cohen Holloway, Stan Walker, Mike Minouge, Hamish Parkinson, Lloyd Scott and a ute called ‘Crumpy’.
Barry Crump’s ‘Wild Pork and Watercress’, is scheduled to be re-released by Penguin later this month.