True History of the Kelly Gang
An exploration of Australian bushranger Ned Kelly and his gang as they attempt to evade authorities during the 1870s.
Director: Justin Kurzel
When: Wednesday 11th September 2019
Where: Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto, Canada
When: Monday 17th February 2020
Where: Picturehouse Central, Piccadilly Circus, London
The film is based on Peter Carey’s novel of the same name.
Nicholas Hoult’s first day of filming included the scene where Kelly shoots and wounds Constable Fitzpatrick.
Director Justin Kurzel had been developing the film since 2016. It wasn’t until November 2017, that the project was officially announced.