The short stars Jared Leto, who will also be featured in Blade Runner 2049, as the picture takes place in 2036, ultimately giving us a glimpse at crucial events that precede the upcoming film.
Directed by Luke Scott, Leto’s character, Niander Wallace, is looking to get the prohibition on a new line of “perfected” replicants, the Nexus 9, repealed.
2036: Nexus Dawn accounts for one of three “in-world” short films slated to arrive before Blade Runner 2049 lands in theaters October 6. Press play above to check it out.
- Source: Collider