Snowtown

Snowtown is an Australian film by Justin Kurzel, depicting the true story of a violent serial killing mentor and his newly unsuspecting mentee. Short summary below (via Semaine de la Critique):

“Jamie, 16, lives with his mother in a shady neighborhood where violence, unemployment and sexual abuse creep in. All of this changes when John Bunting walks into their lives. He is charismatic, fascinating, and Jamie loves him like the dad he’s never known. Completely under his spell, it will take him time to understand that his mentor is the most dangerous serial killer Australia has ever known.”

Trailer below for your viewing pleasure:

Snowtown