From the creators of The Matrix and Run Lola Run comes a tale so complex and emotionally compelling that it could transcend 2012′s busy year. It’s beautiful, visually captivating, and full of heart. We’re talking about Lana & Andy Wachowski and Tom Tykwer’s epic, Cloud Atlas.
The first photos and a six-minute trailer of this massive epic hit the net, and since has received a lot of attention. The film adaptation of David Mitchell’s novel of the same title is more than just a set of adventures strung together through time. The story starts off in the 19th century with an ill clerk (Ben Whishaw), penning his experiences on a Polynesian sea voyage. The story then jumps forward to the 1930s where we’re introduced to an inspiring composer (also played by Whishaw) and his discovery of the clerk’s journal. And that’s just the beginning… (click the link above to view the trailer)