Filmmaker Todd Haynes is teaming up with Oscar-winning actors Natalie Portman and Julianne Moore for his subsequent directorial Might December.
Haynes, identified for motion pictures comparable to Carol and Far From Heaven, will direct the brand new movie from a screenplay that was written by Samy Burch with the story by Burch and Alex Mechanik, reported Selection.
The household drama is about 20 years after a infamous tabloid romance between Gracie Atherton-Yu and her husband, Joe, and as their twins are set to graduate from highschool.
When Hollywood actress Elizabeth Berry spends time with the household to higher perceive Gracie, who she shall be taking part in in a movie, household dynamics unravel below the strain of the skin gaze.
Joe, by no means having processed what occurred in his youth, begins to confront the fact of life as an empty-nester at 36. And as Elizabeth and Gracie examine one another, the similarities and variations between the 2 girls start to ebb and stream.
The film, set in Camden, Maine, has been described as an “an exploration of reality, storytelling and the difficulties (or impossibility) of totally understanding one other particular person”.
Might December shall be produced by Jessica Elbaum and Will Ferrell of Gloria Sanchez Productions, alongside Christine Vachon and Pam Koffler of Killer Movies, Portman and Sophie Mas below their MountainA banner.
The movie, which shall be shopped to worldwide patrons at Cannes by Rocket Science, will begin filming subsequent yr.
Moore will subsequent star in Common Footage’ musical Pricey Evan Hansen, which shall be launched later this yr.