‘The Light Between Oceans’ Trailer: Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander & Rachel Weisz In Heart-Wrenching Drama


“In a moment of loss came a miracle of life.” On a remote Australian island in the years following World War I, a madly-in-love lighthouse keeper and his wife (Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander) lose their child. Fate intervenes when a small boat washes ashore with a dead man and an infant. It’s a dilemma. “Can’t be just a coincidence that she shows up,” Isabel Sherbourne tells her husband. He replies, “She’s a lovely baby, but you can’t keep her.” Nevertheless they decide to raise the child as their own. Then they meet a woman whose sister (Rachel Weisz) endured a terrible tragedy: Her husband and baby daughter were lost at sea…

Here’s the first trailer for The Light Between Oceans, writer-director Derek Cianfrance’s adaptation of the bestselling novel by M.L. Stedman. Set to open September 2, it’s will be the last DreamWorks film to be released through its deal with Disney before the company moves to Universal. (Cannes debutante The BFG opens July 1.) It’s produced by David Heyman and Jeffrey Clifford with Tom Karnowski, Rosie Alison, Jeff Skoll and Jonathan King exec producing. Have a look at the trailer and tell us what you think.

This article was printed from https://deadline.com/2016/05/the-light-between-oceans-trailermichael-fassbender-alicia-vikander-rachel-weisz-derek-cianfrance-1201755379/