Written and directed by “the next Spielberg”, Elliott Hasler, comes a tale of mystery and betrayal that takes you on a journey into the heart of darkness. In 18th century Jamaica, disgraced former soldier Benjamin Hunter (David Aitchison) is sent by the ruthless Governor Roberts (Anthony Arundell) to track down and ‘terminate’ the rogue Captain Milton (James Wingate), a former Naval Officer of excellent prowess, who has deserted to a remote Caribbean island.
In the North American wilderness some years ago, a young man travelling across uncharted territory is warned by ageing Pawnee Indian of impending cold weather of great severity, the man decides to press on with his journey regardless…
To Hunt a Tiger
From acclaimed director Elliott Hasler, hailed as “the next Spielberg”, comes a remarkable tale of love, loss and adventure.
Set against the backdrop of early 20th Century India, a troubled English hunter travels to West Bengal with the intention of hunting an illusive and magnificent tiger.
Shot on location in Sri Lanka following in footsteps of David Lean’s ‘The Bridge on the River Kwai’, starring John Locke (Darkest Hour, The Favourite), Charlotte Peters (Pound of Flesh, Interlude in Prague), with Abhinav Varma as ‘The Guide’ and introducing David Aitchison as ‘The Hunter’.
‘So you’ve traveled across the English Channel, what happens next?’ – Take a look at Elliott Hasler’s first ever short.
You can watch the film on the following link: https://vimeo.com/208951283
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