Occupation: Rainfall is described as “Avatar meets Star Wars meets Independence Day” and has the VFX team behind The Last Jedi and Blade Runner 2049.
Starring Star Wars’ Temuera Morrison, Occupation: Rainfall focuses on the events after an invasion of Earth, where survivors are fighting back in a ground war, the resistance uncovers a plot that could see the war come to an end.
Here’s the trailer:
Signature’s official synopsis for Occupation: Rainfall reads:
“After an intergalactic invasion of Earth, where survivors are fighting back in a desperate ground war, the resistance uncover a plot that could see the war come to a decisive end for mankind. With the alien invaders hell-bent on making Earth their new home, the race is on to save the planet.”
Occupation: Rainfall is both written and directed by Australian filmmaker Luke Sparke, director of the films Red Billabong and Occupation previously, plus some costume design work.
Starring alongside Morrison is Ken Jeong, Jet Tranter, Dan Ewing, Lawrence Makoare, Daniel Gillies, Dena Kaplan, and Jason Isaacs.
This premiered at Monster Fest in Australia last fall, and it opened in Australia earlier this year.
Signature Entertainment will release Occupation: Rainfall in UK cinemas and on VOD starting July 9th. No US release is set yet.