Set and shot in Auckland, the film follows the titular Bunny King who is fighting the system to be re-untied with her 2 children. Prone to making promises she can’t keep, including promising the youngest to a party for their upcoming birthday, Bunny is distraught when after a series of mishaps she has her visitation rights revoked and that her kids have been moved elsewhere. Bunny sets out with her young niece in tow, who also is going through rough times of her own, to try and track down her kids so she can keep her promises.
Starring: Essie Davis, Thomasin McKenzie
Rating: M for Domestic abuse themes, violence and offensive language
Duration: 101 minutes