The first trailer for Amazon‘s upcoming six-part miniseries Picnic at Hanging Rock has been released. It stars Natalie Dormer (Game of Thrones, that memorable scene from Captain America: The First Avenger) as Mrs. Hester Appleyard, “the enigmatic headmistress of Appleyard College, a boarding school that she established for young ladies isolated in Australian bushland.” It is based on the Australian novel of the same name which was previously adapted to film in 1975. Check out trailer below.
Synopsis: The series revolves around the subsequent investigation and the event’s far-reaching impact on the students, families and staff at Appleyard College, and on the nearby township.
Picnic at Hanging Rock premieres May 25, 2018 on Amazon.