WATCH: Trailer of Idris Elbar’s “The Beasts of No Nation” starring Ama K Abebrese

Check out the trailer for the upcoming Netflix Original, The Beasts of No Nation starring Idris Elba, Ama K Abebrese, Grace Nortey, David Dontoh and more. The movie follows the path of a young boy who is forced to become a child soldier in an African civil war.

Directed by Cary Funkunaga, ‘Beasts of No Nation’ is a film adaptation of Uzodinma Iweala’s 2005 novel. Iweala’s book tells the story of Agu, a child soldier in an unnamed West African country. Elba according to reports is playing the Commandant – the ruthless head of the guerrilla group – that forces Agu to join their ranks