Later this month Signature Entertainment are set to release the Australian Western Drama The Furnace. They have released the UK Trailer that during the nations Gold Rush it’s every man for himself.
The tense drama stars The Lord Of The Rings/ Iron Fist Star David Wenham, as a bushman who seems to be on the with 2 gold bars. A young Afghani Cameleer Hamif (Ahmed Malek) seems to cross paths with the bushman, the pair attempt to outwit the police on their tail.
The sins of our past always seem to come back to haunt future generations, this one tackles racism. Every country has their ghost of the past , we’ve seen many films about the Australian’s past. Off course it is a sensitive issue, it’s all in the delivery of confronting that past in how we can face those issues. This certainly looks a tense drama we’re intrigued to see.
The Furnace is a tense Western set in the 1890s gold rush of Western Australia starring David Wenham (The Lord of The Rings, 300) , Jay Ryan (IT: Chapter 2) , Mahesh Jadu (The Witcher) and Baykali Ganambarr (The Nightingale).
To escape a harsh existence and return home, a young Afghan cameleer partners with a mysterious bushman on the run with two 400oz Crown-marked gold bars.
Together the unlikely pair must outwit a zealous police sergeant and his troopers in a race to reach a secret furnace where they can safely reset the bars to remove the mark of the Crown.
The film also stars Jay Ryan, Mahesh Jadu, and Baykali Ganambarr.
The Furnace will be released in the UK and Ireland from 25th January on DVD and Digital HD format.