Sound of My Voice director Zal Batmanglij reunites with his co-writer and star Brit Marling for their new thriller The East. The story centers on Sarah (Brit Marling), an undercover agent who infiltrates an eco-terrorist group known as The East, only to fall for the group's leader, Benji (Alexander Skarsgård). Fox Searchlight Pictures has debuted the first two photos, featuring Brit Marling, Alexander Skarsgård, and Ellen Page, who plays Benji's former lover Izzy. The film will have its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival next week.
The East was released May 31st, 2013 and stars Brit Marling, Alexander Skarsgård, Ellen Page, Toby Kebbell, Shiloh Fernandez, Aldis Hodge, Danielle Macdonald, Hillary Baack. The film is directed by Zal Batmanglij.