There are a lot of crappy spots for films of every stripe, so it’s always a pleasant surprise when you stumble across a cool one you weren’t expecting. A trailer has just been released for Sol, the intriguing feature debut of young director/screenwriter Benjamin Carland.

Carland’s sci-fi tale centers around a group of young adults who travel to a remote planet in order to compete against in the prestigious and brutal Sol Invictus competition. However, when several of the participants find themselves stranded on the wrong planet with most of their teammates and equipment missing, rivals are forced to band together in order to cling on to any hope of survival. Check it out after the jump.

Read More »