Alexander Payne’s “Downsizing” Teaser

Paramount Pictures has premiered the first footage from Alexander Payne’s sci-fi comedy “Downsizing”. The clip teases the release of the first full trailer in two weeks – specifically September 12th.

Matt Damon and Kristen Wiig star in the film in which Norwegian scientists discover how to shrink humans to five inches tall as a solution to over-population.

Paul (Damon) and his wife Audrey (Wiig) decide to abandon their stressed lives in order to get small and move to a new downsized community – a choice that triggers life-changing adventures.

Christoph Waltz, Hong Chau, Laura Dern, Neil Patrick Harris and Jason Sudeikis also star in the film which just screened at the Venice Film Festival to rave reviews. The movie opens December 22nd.