A new trailer for Lizzie, the big screen adaptation on the life of the turn of the century murderess Lizzie Borden has been released by Roadside Attractions.
The latest adaptation of the story is directed by The Boy’s Craig William Macneill. It stars Chloë Sevigny as Lizzie, Kristen Stewart as her housemaid, Bridget Sullivan.
The film is released in select US cinemas on September 14th.
Lizzie Official Synopsis
Academy Award® nominee Chloë Sevigny (Boys Don’t Cry, Big Love) stars as Lizzie Borden, the notorious woman at the heart of one of the most enduring mysteries in American history. After a lifetime of loneliness, Lizzie finds a kindred spirit in housemaid Bridget Sullivan (Kristen Stewart) and their secret intimacy sparks an unthinkable act. Director Craig William Macneill (The Boy (2015), Channel Zero: Candle Cove) explores the days leading up to the savage crimes in a dark tale of repression, exploitation and thwarted dreams.