Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...

Watch: An Unsettling Trailer for 'Southcliffe,' a British Miniseries from 'Martha Marcy May Marlene' Director Sean Durkin

Photo of Alison Willmore By Alison Willmore | Indiewire July 17, 2013 at 10:14AM

Channel 4's miniseries "Southcliffe" is premiering soon in the U.K. and hasn't yet been picked up by a U.S. network, but its one you're going to want to keep an eye on anyway.
1

Channel 4's miniseries "Southcliffe" is premiering soon in the U.K. and hasn't yet been picked up by a U.S. network, but its one you're going to want to keep an eye on anyway. Written by Tony Grisoni ("Red Riding"), the four-episode drama is directed by "Martha Marcy May Marlene" filmmaker Sean Durkin -- his first TV project and his follow-up to the acclaimed indie debut.

"Southcliffe" is set in a fictional English market town devastated by a spate of shootings that took place over a single day, examining the tragedy through the eyes of a journalist returning to his childhood community as well as those closest to the victims of the tragedy. Rory Kinnear ("Black Mirror"), Sean Harris ("Prometheus"), Shirley Henderson ("Anna Karenina") and Eddie Marsan ("Tyrannosaur") are among the cast members. The British trailer looks noticeably different in visual style from the typical crime drama. Take a look:


This article is related to: Television, TV Videos, Southcliffe, Sean Durkin, Channel 4, Tony Grisoni





Win The Complete Twin Peaks on Blu-ray from Indiewire! in Indiewire's Hangs on LockerDome


SnagFilms

Watch Over 10,000 Free Movies!

We the Economy: Supply and Dance, Man!

Why is the law of supply and demand so powerful? In this whimsical tale, our friendly narrator guides bored students Jonathan and Kristin through a microeconomic musical extravaganza.

More