The East

(2013)

Sarah Moss (Marling) is a brilliant operative for an elite private intelligence firm whose top objective is to ruthlessly protect the interests of their A-list corporate clientele. She is assigned to go undercover to infiltrate an anarchist collective known for executing covert attacks upon major corporations. Living amongst them in an effort to get closer to their members, Sarah finds herself unexpectedly torn between two worlds as she starts to fall in love with the group's charismatic leader (Skarsgard), finding her life and her priorities irrevocably changed.

Three ‘The East’ Clips and New Photos

Three ‘The East’ Clips and New Photos

Director Zal Batmanglij reunites with Sound of My Voice co-writer and star Brit Marling for the upcoming thriller The East. We have three clips and a bunch of new photos from this harrowing tale of a brilliant operative for an elite private intelligence firm who infiltrates an anarchist collective with the intent of bringing them down, only to fall for the group's charismatic leader. Watch as Alexander Skarsgård puts a captivating spell on audiences this May 31.

The East was released May 31st, 2013.

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‘The East’ Infiltrate Featurette

‘The East’ Infiltrate Featurette

Fox Searchlight has infiltrated our mainframe with a featurette from their upcoming thriller The East. Writer-actress Brit Marling stars as former FBI agent Sarah Moss who has begun working at an elite private intelligence firm that ruthlessly protects the interests of its A-list corporate clientele. When selected to go undercover to infiltrate The East, an elusive anarchist collective seeking revenge against major corporations guilty of criminal activity, Sarah finds herself torn between the two worlds. Get an inside look at the film's story, which was co-written and directed by Zal Batmanglij (Sound of My Voice).

The East was released May 31st, 2013.

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Second ‘The East’ Trailer with Alexander Skarsgard

Second ‘The East’ Trailer with Alexander Skarsgard

Brit Marling stars as Sarah Moss, a brilliant operative for an elite private intelligence firm in The East. The second trailer has arrived, which finds Moss going undercover to infiltrate an anarchist collective known for executing covert attacks upon major corporations. Living amongst them in an effort to get closer to their members, Sarah soon finds herself unexpectedly torn between two worlds as she starts to fall in love with the group's charismatic leader (Alexander Skarsgård). Watch as Sarah finds her life and her priorities irrevocably changed forever.

The East was released May 31st, 2013.

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‘The East’ Poster, Interactive Viral Site Debuts

‘The East’ Poster, Interactive Viral Site Debuts

The guilty are put on display in the second poster for The East, director Zal Batmanglij's upcoming thriller set in the world of corporate espionage. Brit Marling stars as an operative who infiltrates an organization known as The East, which is responsible for corporate attacks. The deeper she gets within the group, the more she identifies with the group, and its leader (Alexander Skarsgård). Take a look at the poster, then read on for how you can join The East through a new interactive website.

The studio has launched WeAreTheEast.com, which tests whether users have what it takes to become a part of The East. After you connect to the site through your Facebook page, a number of your own photos are put on display, and you must answer a series of questions honestly. CLICK HERE to see if you have what it takes to join The East.

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‘The East’ Trailer with Ellen Page and Brit Marling

‘The East’ Trailer with Ellen Page and Brit Marling

Co-writer and actress Brit Marling is reteaming with her Sound of My Voice director Zal Batmanglij for the intriguing new drama The East. We have the first trailer and poster. Check it out, then read on for story details.

In The East, Sarah Moss (Brit Marling) is a brilliant operative for an elite private intelligence firm whose top objective is to ruthlessly protect the interests of their A-list corporate clientele. She is assigned to go undercover to infiltrate an anarchist collective known for executing covert attacks upon major corporations. Living amongst them in an effort to get closer to their members, Sarah finds herself unexpectedly torn between two worlds as she starts to fall in love with the group's charismatic leader, finding her life and her priorities irrevocably changed.

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‘The East’ Photos with Ellen Page and Brit Marling

‘The East’ Photos with Ellen Page and Brit Marling

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.

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Patricia Clarkson Joins ‘The East’

Actress Patricia Clarkson has joined the growing cast of The East for director Zal Batmanglij.

The story centers on a private security firm which protects major corporations from an eco-terrorist group known only as The East. Brit Marling stars as an undercover agent who infiltrates The East, but ends up falling for their leader (Alexander Skarsgård). Patricia Clarkson will portray Brit Marling's boss in the thriller. Ellen Page and Toby Kebbell will also star in The East.

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Toby Kebbell Set for ‘The East’

http://movieweb.com/person/toby-kebbell/ British actor Toby Kebbell is in talks to join the indie thriller The East, co-written by and starring Brit Marling. Zal Batmanglij co-wrote the script and is directing.

The movie centers on a female agent (Brit Marling) from a private security firm that protect corporations who have infiltrated a terrorist organization known as the East.

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