First Trailer: “A United Kingdom”

Ahead of its world premiere at next month’s Toronto International Film Festival, a trailer has been released which offers a first look at Amma Asante’s historical drama ” A United Kingdom”. David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike star in the film which hits the U.K. on November 25th.

Based on true events, the story follows Seretse Khama, the King of Botswana, who met London office worker Ruth Williams in 1947. The attraction was immediate: she was captivated by his vision for a better world, he was struck by her willingness to embrace it.