Must-watch: Disney's BFG is finally going large on the big screen

A classic children's tale

Editor: Faizal Dahlawia

From international best-selling book to a television mini-series, now the BFG is set for the big screen with Steven Spielberg at the helm...

Disney has released its teaser trailer for BFG, the film based on Roald Dahl's classic fantasy tale of the same name. Directed by Steven Spielberg, the movie tells the story of a little girl named Sophie, who befriends a big friendly giant — the BFG — and together they set off on an adventure to stop the other nefarious giants.

The trailer started by showing Sophie in an orphanage as witching hour dawns, the first glimpse of the BFG is revealed. Mark Rylance who stars as the BFG,  together with Rebecca Hall and Bill Hader are just some of the actors who have lent their voices to the movie.

BFG opens in cinemas July 1, 2016.