PROMISED LAND (15)
Taliesin Arts Centre, Monday, September 2, 7.30pm. Matt Damon, Frances McDormand, Hal Holbrook
MATT Damon lays down his sci-fi wonder-shooter to take on something more human in Gus Van Sant's Promised Land.
The topical movie sees an ace corporate salesman sent to close a rural town in his fracking company's expansion plans.
But things are complicated by a grassroots campaign against the development.