Tuesday 14th November 2017 - 7:45 pm - 10:00 pm, Palmer Building
Taylor Sheridan, the writer of Sicario, directs his own script in Wind River, a modern-day Western set in snow-bound Wyoming.
Cory Lambert (Jeremy Renner), a U.S. Fish & Wildlife agent, is out hunting when he discovers the frozen body of an 18 year- old girl. The FBI send agent Jane Bonner (Elizabeth Olsen) to investigate, but she soon realises she’ll need Cory’s help to unravel the mystery of how the girl died.
A visceral thriller from a major voice in US independent cinema.
USA-Canada-UK 2017 – directed by Taylor Sheridan – with Elizabeth Olsen, Jeremy Renner, Gil Birmingham, Jon Bernthal, Julia Jones, Kelsey Asbille, James Jordan – 107 min
Renner gives his subtlest, most rivetingly individual performance in years – DAILY TELEGRAPH
Combustible, masculine and tense – SCREEN INTERNATIONAL.
Might be described as a film neige: a noir in which the narrow alleyways and slinking fog have given way to empty, ash-grey plains and groves of birch and spruce, but where the loyalties are every bit as murky, and the bite of isolation just as fierce – TELEGRAPH