The first trailer for the new Scarlett Johansson freaky Sci-Fi drama Under the Skin has been released to promote the impending release of the film. Based on the cult novel of the same name by Dutch author Michel Faber, the story centres around a young human looking alien who travels the roads of Scotland picking up hitch hikers. She drugs and fattens her victims before handing them over to her companions who relish humans as a delicacy.
This is the only the third feature from director Jonathan Glazer. He memorably debuted with the crime drama Sexy Beast after a stellar career in directing innovative music videos. His second feature, Birth, released in 2004 divided critics and the public alike.
in keeping with the subject matter the first trailer for the film is creepy and dark. It gives nothing away at all regarding the style of the film or any plot details.
Under the Skin is currently on the festival circuit and will be released in 2014