Fox Searchlight has released the first trailer and a new poster for Beasts of the Southern Wild, which hits theaters in limited release June 27. Quvenzhané Wallis stars as Hushpuppy, a six-year-old girl living in a bayou ravaged by a deadly storm, who becomes determined to turn her life around. Check it out.
In a forgotten but defiant bayou community cut off from the rest of the world by a sprawling levee, a six-year-old girl exists on the brink of orphanhood. Buoyed by her childish optimism and extraordinary imagination, she believes that the natural world is in balance with the universe until a fierce storm changes her reality. Desperate to repair the structure of her world in order to save her ailing father and sinking home, this tiny hero must learn to survive unstoppable catastrophes of epic proportions.