Netflix announced that they had signed a deal with True Detective, and Sin Nombre director, Cary Fukunaga to write and direct an exclusive film for the streaming giants.
Beasts Of No Nation will hit Netflix, as well as a limited theatrical run later this year (Oct, I think) .
It is based on a book of the same name by Uzodinma Iweala which was released bank in 2005. The film stars Idris Elba (Luther) as an African warlord who trains children to take-up-arms and fight, and the story is told through the eyes of one of the children he is forcing to fight.
In a West African country, when civil war tears his family apart and militants kill his father, a young boy named Agu is forced to join a unit of mercenary fighters.
Enjoy the trailer