Denis Villeneuve is one of the most exciting directors around. After wowing cinephiles across the globe with films like Incendies, Enemy and Prisoners he is back with his forthcoming feature called Sicario.
In Mexico, Sicario means hitman. In the lawless border area stretching between the U.S. and Mexico, an idealistic FBI agent is enlisted by an elite government task force official to aid in the escalating war against drugs. Led by an enigmatic consultant with a questionable past, the team sets out on a clandestine journey forcing Kate (Emily Blunt) to question everything that she believes in order to survive.
The screenplay is written by Taylor Sheridan and it also stars Benicio Del Toro, Jon Bernthal, Josh Brolin among others.
Here’s the trailer: