Go behind the scenes of Zal Batmanglij’s The East starring Brit Marling, Ellen Page, Alexander Skarsgard and Patricia Clarkson, right now on Fan Reviews.
Release Date: May 31, 2013
The East is a 2013 thriller film directed by Zal Batmanglij and starring Brit Marling, Alexander Skarsgård, and Ellen Page. Writers Batmanglij and Marling spent two months in 2009 practicing freeganism and co-wrote a screenplay based on their experiences and drawing on thriller films. The East was filmed in two months in Shreveport, Louisiana at the end of 2011. The film premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival on January 20, 2013. It will be released in theaters on May 31, 2013.