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Watch Idris Elba’s ‘Yardie’ Official Trailer

Idris Elba's Directorial Debut

Idris Elba’s directorial debut Yardie has an official trailer, courtesy of StudioCanal. The film premieres on Sundance Film Festival London this Sunday, and follows a young man from Kingston, Jamaica, who looks to leave his troubled past behind in London. However, the past ain’t through with him.

First Look: Teaser Trailer for Idris Elba’s Directorial Debut ‘Yardie’

Idris Elba’s Directorial Debut

Studio Canal has released the first poster and teaser trailer for Idris Elba’s feature directorial debut, titled Yardie, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival a few weeks ago.

Based on the book by Victor Headley, the film follows the story of D, a young drug courier which begins on the mean streets of Kingston, Jamaica in 1973 and concludes on the even meaner backroads of East London in the 1980s.