Watch the first teaser trailer for Peter Jackson's "Mortal Engines"

The first look at an epic new saga from Peter Jackson has just been unveiled with the first teaser trailer for Mortal Engines.

Directed by Christian Rivers (King Kong) and with a screenplay from Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh and Philippa Boyens, Mortal Engines is set in a world thousands of years after civilianisation was destroyed. Humans now live on gigantic moving cities which roam the earth preying upon smaller traction towns.

The story focusses on Hester Shaw (Hera Hilmar), a fugitive an inhabitant of a smaller town which is gobbled up by the giant city of London, and Tom Natsworthy (Robert Sheehan) who lives on a low tier of the city. They form an unlikely alliance which is destined to change the course of the future.

Check out the trailer above!

Mortal Engines is out 14 December, 2018.