East End Film Festival London Premiere: The East + director Q&A


United States 2013, 116 mins
Director: Zal Batmanglij
Starring: Patricia Clarkson, Ellen Page, Alexander Skarsgard

Sarah Moss, co-writer Brit Marling, goes undercover for her corporate security firm with a mysterious anarchist group that has been terrorising corporate CEOs.

The closer she gets to her targets the more she finds herself questioning the validity of her whole worldview.

The second feature from one of American cinemas most socially conscious filmmakers, Zal Batmanglij, The East is a tense and prescient thriller that features fantastic turns from a stellar cast, including Patricia Clarkson, Ellen Page, and Alexander Skarsgård..