Sony Pictures released a trailer for their upcoming feature Aloft, drama set up in the Arctic North. Aloft follows the story of three different people struggling with the harsh realities of life.
The trailer leaves many of us in confusion and we are forced into asking ourselves question. If after watching the trailer millions of questions are popping in your head don’t be afraid, that is what the movie intends to do. Check out the trailer above!
Aloft stars A Beautiful Mind’s Jennifer Connelly, Mélanie Laurent from Inglourious Basterds and The Dark Knight Trilogy’s Cillian Murphy.
These three characters are not some people you see every day, they are complicated and flawed human beings who believe they can channel the light and life within themselves.
The official synopsis provided by Sony Classics is below, give it a read and know for yourself the struggle of a mother abandoning her child for a greater good. The story of a woman who will spend her whole life trying to cure herself and of a son who has shut all his emotions just to bear with everything.
“As we follow a mother (Jennifer Connelly) and her son (Cillian Murphy), we delve into a past marred by an accident that tears them apart. She will become a renowned artist and healer, and he will grow into his own as a peculiar falconer who bears the marks of a double absence. In the present, a young journalist (Mélanie Laurent) will bring about an encounter between the two that puts the very meaning of life and art into question, so that we may contemplate the possibility of living life to its fullest, despite the uncertainties littering our paths.”