Set in the post-apocalyptic year of 1997, TURBO KID is a retro-futuristic nostalgic tribute to 80’s action-adventure films. The films follows a teenager must face his fears and become a reluctant hero when he meets a mysterious girl named APPLE. Turbo Kid is a 2015 Canadian-New Zealand post-apocalyptic action horror comedy film written and directed by François Simard, Anouk Whissell and Yoann-Karl Whissell. Official Selection at Sundance 2015Winner of SXSW Midnight Embarking on an wasteland journey to rid evil and save the girl of his dreams . Did we mention there is a little love twist. The cinematography is superb, and the production and design is truy bitchin’.Turbo Kid” metaphorically says good things about the power reserves of our childhood – an inner superhero we can call upon when needed. At its heart, the film is a crazy and engaging postmodern pastiche of 80’s excess, setting its extreme sadism and gore alongside a great deal of sweetness and genuine charm.
Munro Chambers as ‘The Kid’