Trailer: Chastain, Rockwell In “Woman Walks Ahead”

The trailer has been released for “Woman Walks Ahead,” the new film from “Our Kind of Traitor” helmer Susanna White and starring Jessica Chastain as 19th century painter Caroline Weldon.

Viewed as inferior by those around her due to her desire to become an artist, she decided to travel to Dakota to paint a portrait of gamed Lakota tribe Sitting Bull (Michael Greyeyes).

She would eventually become Sitting Bull’s secretary and confidante and found herself caught in the middle of a conflict between the Lakota people and U.S. soldiers.

Sam Rockwell, Ciaran Hinds, Chaske Spencer, and Bill Camp co-star in the film which hits DirecTV on May 31st and cinemas on June 29th.