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U.S. Fish & Wildlife agent Cory Lambert discovers a body in the rugged wilderness of the Wind River Indian Reservation. The FBI sends in rookie agent Jane Banner, but she’s unprepared for the difficulties created by the oppressive weather and isolation of the Wyoming winter. When she employs Cory as a tracker, the two venture deep into a world ravaged by violence and the elements. Wind River is a stark look at life on the edge of an imposing wilderness, where the rule of law is eclipsed by the laws of nature.

Acclaimed screenwriter Taylor Sheridan makes his directorial debut with the final film in his trilogy of screenplays on the American frontier. He showed the power of his writing in Sicario and Hell or High Water, both of which reverberated with unforgettable characters and dialogue, while creating a level of texture and detail that felt more like a novel. Sheridan continues that here, with an excellent cast—including many Native American actors—that vibrantly brings to life this thrilling tale of forging morality in extreme nature.

YEAR 2016

SECTION Premieres

COUNTRY U.S.A.

RUN TIME 111 min

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Taylor Sheridan

Taylor Sheridan makes his directorial debut with Wind River, a drama set on the eponymous Native American reservation starring Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen. Previously, he wrote the West Texas heist drama Hell or High Water, which starred Chris Pine, Ben Foster, and Jeff Bridges. Sheridan also wrote the drug-war thriller Sicario, directed by Denis Villeneuve and starring Emily Blunt, Josh Brolin, and Benicio Del Toro, and he is currently in production on its sequel, Soldado.