Rising star Jack O’Connell is set for a breakout year in 2014 with a number of significant films hitting theaters. In addition to his award-winning turn in Starred Up and headlining the much anticipated Unbroken, he will also be seen in Yann Demange’s ’71 which just released a trailer. The film is set during the violent period in Northern Ireland called “The Troubles” and premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival to strong reviews. Based on the trailer below, this debut feature seems inspired by the heart-pounding directing style of Paul Greengrass. No US release date has been set, but festival attendees can catch the film at the upcoming New York Film Festival.
Here’s the trailer: