Taylor Sheridan (known for writing 2015′s hit Sicario) makes his directorial debut in the upcoming thriller about an FBI agent who teams up with the town’s veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation. Wind River is a look at life on the edge of an imposing wilderness, where the rules of law is overshadowed by the laws of nature. The film stars Jeremy Renner as Cory Lambert, the local game tracker who discovers the woman’s body in the snow while Elizabeth Olsen portrays Jane Banner, the no-nonsense FBI agent assigned to the case. Jon Bernthal and Kelsey Asbille also star.
Wind River, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January and recently screened at Cannes. Watch for the film to hit theaters on August 4.