By Mandela Wells
After gaining much buzz at the Cannes Film Festival, Director Todd Haynes Carol finally has a teaser trailer out. Although it is brief we come to see the 1950’s setting and our two lead characters introduce themselves. Playing the title character is two time Oscar winner Cate Blanchett and playing Therese Belivet the woman who falls in love with Carol is Oscar nominee Rooney Mara. Mara’s Therese is a department store Sales clerk as shown in the trailer. Therese in the movie ends up falling head over heels for Carol but gets complicated when it is made known that she is married. Through the trailer we hear “My Foolish Heart” by Martha Mears playing in the background.
Along with Mara and Blanchett the film also stars Sarah Paulson, Gotham‘s Corey Michael Smith and Kyle Chandler who plays Carol’s husband in the film. Carol hits theaters November 27th. Scroll down to check out the trailer.