A24 have released the official trailer for the upcoming medieval fantasy epic The Green Knight.
The official synopsis for the film is as follows:
An epic fantasy adventure based on the timeless Arthurian legend, The Green Knight tells the story of Sir Gawain, King Arthur’s reckless and headstrong nephew, who embarks on a daring quest to confront the eponymous Green Knight, a gigantic emerald-skinned stranger and tester of men. Gawain contends with ghosts, giants, thieves, and schemers in what becomes a deeper journey to define his character and prove his worth in the eyes of his family and kingdom by facing the ultimate challenger. From visionary filmmaker David Lowery comes a fresh and bold spin on a classic tale from the knights of the round table.
The film, based on the poem Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, is written and directed by David Lowery and stars Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander, Joel Edgerton, Sarita Choudhury, Sean Harris, Kate Dickie, Barry Keoghan, Ralph Ineson and Erin Kellyman.
The Green Knight is currently scheduled for cinematic release in the U.S on the 30th July 2021, and on the 6th August 2021 in the UK.