Here is the official trailer for The Justice of Bunny King, the New Zealand drama starring Essie Davis along with Thomasin McKenzie, and an official selection of 2021 Tribeca Film Festival.
In the film Essie Davis stars as Bunny King a mother of two with a sketchy past. While battling the system to reunite with her children, a confrontation leads her to take her niece Tonyah under her wing. With the world against her and Tonyah, Bunny’s battle has just begun
Directed by Gaysorn Thavat in her feature directorial debut, The Justice of Bunny King opens in theaters on September 23rd, 2022.
Bunny King (Essie Davis, The Babadook), a headstrong mother of two with a sketchy past, earns her keep by washing windows at traffic lights. Using her razor-sharp wit to charm money from gridlocked motorists, she saves every cent to get back the custody of her kids. After promising her daughter a birthday party, Bunny must fight the social services and break the rules to keep her word, but in doing so risks losing her children altogether. Accompanied by her niece Tonya (Thomasin McKenzie, Film Independent Spirit Award nominee, Leave No Trace, Last Night in Soho), a fierce teenager running away from home, Bunny is in a race against the clock and headed towards an epic showdown with the authorities.
Watch the official trailer for The Justice of Bunny King.