Geez, it really seems like the Coen Brothers just can’t put a foot wrong, can they? The newest trailer for Inside Llewyn Davis has been released, and it looks fantastic. The new trailer offers plenty of footage from the upcoming drama. This is going to push Oscar Isaac into a whole new bracket of consideration. His performance looks sublime. The film received rave reviews when it showed at this year’s Cannes film festival, even winning the Grand Prix Award. How will the film fare at the upcoming Academy Awards? One look at the trailer makes it a safe bet that Inside Llewyn Davis will be one to beat in many categories.
Official synopsis for Inside Llewyn Davis:
The film follows a week in the life of a young folk singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. Guitar in tow, huddled against the unforgiving New York winter, he is struggling to make it as a musician against seemingly insurmountable obstacles—some of them of his own making.
Check out the simple, yet suitable poster:
Starring Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, Justin Timberlake, F. Murray Abraham, Garrett Hedlund, and Adam Driver.
ETA: USA – 20 December, 2013.