lthough several Spanish-dubbed trailers have been released, there is finally an official US trailer for the drama/thriller/survival film for The Impossible. Directed by Barcelona native Juan Antonio Bayona (of The Orphanage fame), the film focuses on one family’s struggle and survival through the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004 while on vacation in Thailand.
The film features Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor as the parents of three who must keep their family together in the wake of a terrible tragedy. Based on a true story of one family’s experience, The Impossiblechronicles the aftermath of the earthquake and subsequent tsunami on December 26th, 2004.
A series of devastating tsunamis was triggered along the coastline of most landmasses bordering the Indian Ocean. The tsunami killed nearly 300,000 people in over 10 countries and inundated coastal communities with waves nearly 100 feet high. The earthquake itself is the third largest ever recorded, and caused the entire planet to vibrate nearly 1 cm… (click link above to read more and to view the trailer)