FTZ has released the official trailer for Waiting for the Barbarians directed by Ciro Guerra based on a script by J.M. Coetzee starring Mark Rylance, Johnny Depp, Robert Pattinson, Gana Bayarsaikhan, and Greta Scacchi. the film is scheduled to be released on Tuesday, August 7 in theaters, on digital, and on VOD. Check out the plot and the video in the player below!
“The Magistrate (Mark Rylance) of an isolated frontier settlement on the border of an unnamed empire looks forward to an easy retirement until the arrival of Colonel Joll (Johnny Depp), whose task it is to report on the activities of the ‘barbarians’ and on the security situation on the border. Joll conducts a series of ruthless interrogations, which leads the Magistrate to question his loyalty to the empire.”