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Movie Trailer: District 9 (Teaser)

I’m really looking forward to District 9. This is just the teaser, make sure you view the short film that inspired the feature length movie: Alive in Joburg.

Plot Synopsis:

District 9 depicts a fictional world where extraterrestrials have become refugees in South Africa.

Studio: Sony Pictures
Release: August 14, 2009
Director: Neill Blomkamp
Writer: Neill Blomkamp, Terri Tatchell
Cast: William Allen Young, Jason Cope, Sharlto Copley, Robert Hobbs, Kenneth Nkosi

Alive in Joburg Short Film

The trailer for District 9 will be attached to Wolverine  in theaters.  I’ll be posting it on the site later today, but for now you can see it via Slashfilm. (Or watch the trailer in HD on

Above is the short film, Alive in Joburg directed by  Neill Blomkamp. This inspired the full length feature District 9.  It’s pretty amazing.  Check it out.

2009 looks like a pretty good year for Science Fiction! District 9 will hit theaters on August 14th 2009.