Thanks to Madman, we got the chance to see New Zealand’s cinematic jewel Hunt for the Wilderpeople on DVD.

hunt-for-the-wilderpeople-dvd1Directed by Taka Waititi, the film follows the adventures of Ricky (Julian Dennison) and his foster uncle Hec (Sam Neill) in rural New Zealand. The pair accidentally become notorious as the most wanted criminals in the country. You can read our full movie review here.

The DVD contains a decent number of extra features, such as interviews with cast members including Sam Neill, Julian Dennison and Stan Walker, as well as a hilarious blooper reel.

In addition a main featurette is included, in which director Taka Waititi takes the viewers behind the scenes and explains the meaning and values involved during pre-production that are clearly reflected in the final product.

Hunt for the Wilderpeople is out now from Madman. Get your copy here.

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