Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan star in the intense new trailer for Ammonite
A full trailer for Ammonite, the new drama starring Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan, has been unveiled. Click to below to watch it:
The film is set in 1840 and follows Winslet's Mary Anning, a grumpy, acclaimed self-taught palaeontologist, who works alone on the wild and brutal Southern English coastline of Lyme Regis.
The days of her famed discoveries behind her, she now hunts for common fossils to sell to rich tourists to support herself and her ailing widowed mother.
One day, a rich tourist arrives in Lyme on the first leg of a European tour and asks Mary to take care of his young wife, Ronan's Charlotte.
From there, the two whose lives are turned upside down...
Starring alongside Ronan and Winslet are Gemma Jones, James McArdle, Alec Secăreanu and Fiona Shaw.
Francis Lee, director of God's Own Country, directs and has written the script.
Ammonite will be released into UK cinemas in 2021.