On July 26, Giffoni will host the Italian preview of Prey, the anticipated Predator prequel that will arrive on August 5 on Star within Disney +.
The 20th Century Studios action-thriller, Preywill be premiered in Italy on July 26 at #Giffoni2022, the fifty-second edition of the festival scheduled from 21 to 30 July. Giffoners 16+ will have the opportunity to attend two screenings in the Truffaut Room at 19:30 and 22:00. The film directed by Dan Trachtenberg will arrive on August 5, 2022 exclusively as Disney + Original under the Star brand.
Set 300 years ago in the Comanche Nation, Prey is the story of a young woman named Naru, a fierce and extremely skilled warrior. Raised in the shadow of some of the most legendary hunters who roam the Great Plains, Naru intends to protect her people when danger threatens her encampment. The prey she pursues, and which she finally confronts, turns out to be a highly evolved alien predator with a technologically advanced arsenal: the result is a ferocious and terrifying showdown between the two adversaries.
Prey is directed by Dan Trachtenberg, written by Patrick Aison and produced by John Davis, Jhane Myers and Marty Ewing, with Lawrence Gordon, Ben Rosenblatt, James E. Thomas, John C. Thomas and Marc Toberoff serving as executive producers.
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The filmmakers pledged to create a film that provided an accurate portrayal of the Comanches and ensured a level of authenticity that was true to indigenous peoples. For this, the film uses a Comanche native producer (Myers) and a cast made up almost entirely of native and First Nation actors, including Amber Midthunder newcomer Dakota Beavers, Stormee Kipp, Michelle Thrush and Julian Black Antelope. The film also stars Dane DiLiegro as Predator.