The haunting and emotionally charged film has got the right trailer to take it to the next level. Martha Marcy May Marlene has been doing the festival rounds and now it is ready for release in the next couple of months. The story keeps jumping around in time and showing the fractured psyche of its young protagonist.

John Hawkes has got another chance to showcase his talent after his powerful turn in Winter’s Bone. Martha Marcy May Marlene. It will also be playing in the Cannes Film Festival this year. It opens in the US on October 7 th.

Martha Marcy May Marlene stars Elizabeth Olsen in a breakthrough performance as a damaged woman haunted by painful memories and increasing paranoia, who struggles to reassimilate with her family after fleeing a cult.