Director Jennifer Kent
Genre Adventure | Drama | Thriller
Cast Sam Claflin, Aisling Franciosi, Damon Herriman, Ewen Leslie
Release Date August 2nd, 2019
From writer/director Jennifer Kent, the creative mind behind the critically acclaimed indie horror The Babadook, The Nightingale is set in 1825, and tells the story of Clare, a young Irish convict woman, who chases a British officer through the rugged Tasmanian wilderness, bent on revenge for a terrible act of violence he committed against her family. On the way she enlists the services of an Aboriginal tracker named Billy, who is also marked by trauma from his own violence-filled past. Check out the official trailer below!!
Ted Takes Fun Facts, The Nightingale:
The film in 2018 won two awards at the at the Venice Film Festival - the Special Jury Prize and the Marcello Mastroianni Award for Best Young Actor for Baykali Ganambarr.