James Franco’s Child of God is set to make its premiere this week at the Venice Film Festival, and now you can take your first look at the film. This is Franco’s third full-length as a director, behind As I Lay Dying and Interior. Leather Bar. Child of God, as clearly shown in the trailer, follows a disturbed young man trying to exist outside of society.
The film stars Franco, Tim Blake Nelson and Jim Parrack, and was written by Cormac McCarthy. Deadline premiered the trailer earlier today, which you can watch above.