First trailer for Andrew Garfield’s emotional drama Breathe is here
Andy Serkis’ directorial debut Breathe has officially received its first emotional trailer.
Andrew Garfield is Robin Cavendish in Breathe. A young man with his whole life ahead of him before he is “cruelly paralyzed by polio” at the age of 28. Claire Foy is playing Diana Cavendish, Cavendish’s loving wife, and the audience will be able to find Hugh Bonneville, Dean-Charles Chapman, Diana Rigg in the supporting roles.
William Nicholson penned the script based on the incredible true story, while film is produced by The Imaginarium Studios, which is run by Serkis and Cavendish’s son Jonathan Cavendish.
The role of Robin Cavendish is yet another portrayal of a real life person on screen for Andrew Garfield. He previously played Francis Weston in The Other Boleyn Girl, Eduardo Saverin in The Social Network and Desmond Doss in his Oscar nominated performance in last year’s Hacksaw Ridge.
Breathe official synopsis:
Handsome, adventurous and brilliant, Robin (Andrew Garfield) has his whole life ahead of him when he is paralyzed by polio. Against all advice, Robin’s beautiful wife Diana (Claire Foy) brings him home; where her devotion, intimacy and witty determination transcends his disability and sets him free. Together they refuse to be imprisoned by his suffering; transforming the lives of others with their humor, courage and lust for life. BREATHE is a heart-warming and highly emotional celebration of bravery and human possibility; where deep friendship is rooted in honesty and seeing the funny side of life. A love story about living every breath as though it’s your last.
Breathe opens on October 13th in the U.S. and October 27th in the U.K, but until then check out the first trailer.