Fox Searchlight has just released a healthy batch of new stills from the eco-terrorist thriller THE EAST. SOUND OF MY VOICE director Zal Batmanglij is at the helm with Alexander Skarsgard, Ellen Page, Patricia Clarkson, Julia Ormond, Shiloh Fernandez, and Jason Ritter all starring. Show More Summary
ComingSoon.net has your exclusive first look at five new photos from director Zal Batmanglij's The East, starring Brit Marling, Alexander Skarsgård, Ellen Page, Toby Kebbell, Shiloh Fernandez and Patricia Clarkson. Co-written by Batmanglij and Marling, the May 31 release stars Marling as former FBI agent Sarah Moss. Show More Summary
We've been covering Zal Batmanglij's THE EAST since the first freaky teaser hit a few months ago (right after its Sundance debut, incidentally). The film is only a few weeks away from opening in North America, so the final trailer and poster have become available; both can be seen below. Show More Summary
Sound of My Voice director Zal Batmanglij reteams with his co-writer/lead actor Brit Marling for this espionage thriller. [...]
Ahoy, squirts! Quint here. Brit Marling seems to like cults. She and Zal Batmanglij are making a career out of exploring cults and flipping expectations about them on their heads. Sound of my Voice was pretty spectacular (I still want...Show More Summary
After turning heads at Sundance 2012 with The Sound of My Voice, director Zal Batmanglij and star Brit Marling followed up with the similarly themed The East at this year’s festival. Now, as the film heads for a theatrical release, Fox Searchlight has unveiled a new trailer. Marling plays a private intelligence operative who’s tasked with infiltrating [...]
One of the films that impressed us at Sundance this past January was The East, another collaboration from director Zal Batmanglij and co-writer and star Brit Marling (Another Earth). Taking some cues from their other cult collaboration,...Show More Summary
Hey everyone. Capone in Chicago here. This is not my conventional--or even preferred--way of giving out tickets to screenings, but the circumstances are unusual, the movie is very good, and the guests are great. A couple of years ago,...Show More Summary
We know it's last minute, Chicago, but there's a super-early screening of The East, starring Brit Marling (Another Earth, Arbitrage) and directed by Zal Batmanglij (Sound Of My Voice) TONIGHT, Monday April 22, at River East, and we've got a bunch of tickets to give away. Show More Summary
Brit Marling stars as a highly-trained operative who infiltrates a dangerous world in director Zal Batmanglij's upcoming thriller. [...]
We are all just going to forget this poster for Zal Batmanglij‘s The East doesn’t exist (well, after we finish this post), because it’s a pretty poor example of the latest from the director and co-writer. The standard issue, face-heavy...Show More Summary
After making a splash premiering at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, the Fox Searchlight release of The East is coming this summer. Director Zal Batmanglij (of the Sundance selected film Sound of My Voice previously) steps up to theShow More Summary
Winter is slowly but surely inching to an end, so let’s look ahead to what the next season has in store for us. The next few months promise to be an interesting one for indie releases, as both Spring Breakers and Zal Batmanglij‘s The East are slated to open. Further down the road, The Weinsteins are getting into [...]
And the schedule is live!
SXSW made a final film lineup announcement today, revealing a few more features and naming The East from Zal Batmanglij as the Closing Night Film. Several additional panelists were added to the conference schedule as well, including Danny Boyle and Joss Whedon, and the full schedule is now live. [ more › ]
Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij sit with The Wall Street Journal to discuss their new espionage thriller, "The East," in which an anarchy collective lives off the grid and targets corporate CEOs.
Director Zal Batmanglij and Actress Brit Marling join forces again as co-writers in their fast-moving followup to 2012's Sound of My Voice.
Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij make a very disappointing follow-up to SOUND OF MY VOICE.
Director Zal Batmanglij and Brit Marling channel Anonymous in The East, a movie about a private spy who infiltrates an anarchist group. Starring Marling, Ellen Page and Alexander Skarsgård. Hat Tip Link
'The East' trailer shows off the new film from Zal Batmanglij (Sound of My Voice) and a cast that includes Ellen Page, Alexander Skarsgard and Brit Marling.