Alexander Skarsgard (‘The Northman’) and Dane DeHaan (‘Lisey’s Story’) will lead the cast of ‘TheTiger’, the film adaptation of the non-fiction novel by John Vaillant known in Spain as ‘El tigre: A true story of revenge and survival’. The film will be written and directed by Myroslav Slaboshpytskyi, in what will be the second film by the Ukrainian filmmaker responsible eight years ago for ‘The Tribe‘. The film is a production of Darren Aronofsky’s Protozoa Pictures and Brad Pitt’s Plan B Entertainment together with Wild Bunch International, being one of many other films that this week will attend the famous “March du Film” parallel to the Cannes Film Festival in seeks to close its distribution worldwide. Seven years ago it was announced that Slaboshpytskyi would direct a film entitled ‘Luxembourg’, which intended to shoot in the so-called “alienation zone” of Chernbyl, the 30 km exclusion zone around the place where the infamous nuclear accident took place in 1986, although the project, apparently, did not come out in the end. go ahead. Published in Spain by the publisher Debate of Penguin Books, below we leave you the official synopsis in Spanish of ‘El tigre: A true story of revenge and survival’ followed by the Spanish trailer of the aforementioned ‘The Tribe‘, an “unforgettable cinematographic experience”. A narrative non-fiction work of art that combines the portrait of one of the most beautiful and mysterious regions on the planet and the natural history of the world’s most fearsome predator. December 1997, a Siberian tiger has terrorized an entire population in the extreme east of Russia, a terrible force at the command of a mind that relentlessly stalks his new prey: Man. A team of trackers has to go deep into the heart of the taiga to chase down this cunning animal and stop it before it strikes again; but as they find the mangled remains of the victims they realize that the attacks are not random, the tiger selects its human prey, pursues and annihilates them, as if it were a serial killer or executing a painstaking attack. revenge plot.