The first trailer for Argentine director Lisandro Alonso‘s experimental man-versus-wilderness thriller “Jauja” has been released.
This movie is set in the late 1800s, the film stars Viggo Mortensen as Captain Gunnar Dinesen, a Danish engineer who moves to the Patagonian desert with his teenage daughter to work for the Argentine army. When his daughter elopes with a local soldier, Dinesen journeys behind enemy lines in search of the young couple, enduring a metaphysical journey as he struggles to survive the brutal wilderness.
Viggo Mortensen also actually scored the movie as well as being the central star. Jauja premieres on March 20 in New York, and on March 27 in Los Angeles.