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Captain, The

Australia / USA, 2013 (MIFF 2013)

Director: Nash Edgerton,Spencer Susser

Taika Waititi (Boy, MIFF10) plays a hungover plane captain who wakes up to discover he's done a very bad thing in the latest film directed by Nash Edgerton (Spider, MIFF 07) and Spencer Susser (I Love Sarah Jane, MIFF 07). Even Denzel would be shocked.

D Nash Edgerton, Spencer Susser P Benjamin Gilovitz S Nash Edgerton, Spencer Susser, Taika Waititi TD DCP/2013

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