The first of a two-part adaption of the Suzanne Collins threequel
A first teaser trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, starring Jennifer Lawrence, has been released. The film will be the first of a two-part adaption of the third volume of the Suzanne Collins trilogy.
The teaser, titled ‘Our Leader The Mockingjay’, features Plutarch Heavensbee (the late Philip Seymour Hoffman) talking to Alma Coin (Julianne Moore) about the strength of Katniss Everdeen (Lawrence). “No one else can do it but her… We need to unite these people out there. She’s the face of this rebellion. They’ll follow her.”
Here’s the official synopsis for the film:
“The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever.
Under the leadership of President Coin (Moore) and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and a nation moved by her courage.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 is directed by Francis Lawrence from a screenplay by Danny Strong and Peter Craig and produced by Nina Jacobson’s Color Force in tandem with producer Jon Kilik.
The novel on which the film is based is the third in a trilogy written by Suzanne Collins that has over 65 million copies in print in the US alone.”
The Hunger Games: The Mockingjay Part 1 will be in cinemas November 21.