A new animal kingdom for Michod in ‘The Rover’

June 13, 2014 12:59 AM

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CANNES, France: “It’s getting howly out there,” says the Australian director David Michod, peering out at a torrential downpour that’s pounding the southern coast of France.

The stormy backdrop is fittingly portentous for Michod as he discusses his much-anticipated follow-up to the Oscar-nominated debut “Animal Kingdom.” He calls “The Rover,” which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival, “a portrait of a menacing and damaged near-future.”

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