The teaser trailer for the newest adaptation of Macbeth has just been released. Starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard in the leads, with acclaimed Australian director Justin Kurzel at the helm, Macbeth was selected to compete for the Palme d’Or at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. It was received with plenty of enthusiasm, and the Weinsteins have picked it up for distribution in the US. Studio Canal will distribute in the UK. Watch the trailer below.


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Olga Hughes is currently pre-occupied with fairy tales, fantasy, misanthropy, medieval history and the long eighteenth century. She has a Bachelor of Fine Art from the Victorian College of the Arts and is currently majoring in Literature and History at Deakin. She has contributed to websites such as History behind Game of Thrones, The Anne Boleyn Files and The Tudor Society.