With yesterday’s announcement of the Sundance 2014 competition lineup, a slew of new images have arrived. Check out a first look of Kristen Stewart in US Dramatic competition title “Camp X-Ray,” and Christina Hendricks in her “Mad Men” co-star John Slattery’s directorial debut “God’s Pocket,” also a US competition title.
Here are the synopses for the films:
Camp X-Ray / U.S.A. (Director and screenwriter: Peter
Sattler) — A young woman is stationed as a guard in Guantanamo Bay, where she
forms an unlikely friendship with one of the detainees. Cast: Kristen Stewart,
Payman Maadi, Lane Garrison, J.J. Soria, John Carroll Lynch.
God’s Pocket / U.S.A. (Director: John Slattery,
Screenwriters: John Slattery, Alex Metcalf) — When Mickey’s stepson Leon is
killed in a construction “accident,” Mickey tries to bury the bad
news with the body. But when the boy’s mother demands the truth, Mickey finds
himself stuck between a body he can’t bury, a wife he can’t please, and a debt
he can’t pay. Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Richard Jenkins, Christina
Hendricks, John Turturro.