First Trailer: Jeff Nichols’ “Loving”

Focus Features has released the first trailer for the highly anticipated equality drama “Loving”. “Take Shelter” and “Midnight Special” writer/director Jeff Nichols helms the film which follows Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial American couple who married in June 1958.

The pair were arrested, thrown into jail, and exiled. For the next nine years, the couple fought for their marriage and the right to return home as a family. Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga play the couple, while Michael Shannon, Nick Kroll, Marton Csokas, Jon Bass and Bill Camp have supporting roles.

The film premiered at Cannes to solid reviews and will open in cinemas on November 4th.