THIS SCREENING IS NOW FULL. WE WILL LET YOU KNOW IF WE RECEIVE ANY RETURN TICKETS, AND ONCE SCREENING DETAILS FOR UK RELEASE ARE ADVISED WE WILL ENSURE YOU HAVE ALL THE INFORMATION YOU NEED TO MAKE THIS FILM A UK BOX OFFICE HIT.
Vertigo Releasing in association with Kea New Zealand (UK), are proud to be offering New Zealand film fans in London a sneak peek of New Zealand's latest blockbuster, Hunt for the Wilderpeople, before it's release to UK cinemas on Friday 16th September.
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 starsSam Neill (The Daughter, Long Way Down) and introduces rising star Julian Dennison.
Hunt for the Wilderpeople is the highest-grossing locally-produced film of all time and smashed box office records for highest-grossing opening weekend and highest-grossing first week following its phenomenal reception at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.
Pre-Screening Details -Tickets go on sale 9am Monday 20th August - Thursday 15th September 2016, Vue Piccadilly London, 19:30 start. Ticket holders for this private event, are to be aged 14 years and over. Tickets are charged at £16.00 per person, plus Eventbrite ticketing fee.
This event is being organised by Kea New Zealand with support of CAANZ, Kiwis In London, Maramara Totara, New Zealand Business Women's Network, New Zealand Society (UK), New Zealand Women's Association, Ngāti Rānana, NZ Studies Network, NZUGA, NZ-UK Link Foundation, Te Kōhanga Reo o Rānana
Hunt For The Wilderpeople will be released in UK cinemas from 16th September 2016
Special thanks to Vertigo Releasing