A new trailer for Steven Bernstein new film, DECODING ANNIE PARKER, has been released. The upcoming drama stars Samantha Morton, Helen Hunt and Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul.
The film focuses on two incredible women who battle to understand the genetic links to breast cancer. Loosely based on the story of cancer survivor Annie Parker and geneticist Mary-Claire King, the film focuses on the journey of these two women in discovering the BRCA1 gene mutation, which transforms understanding and treatment of certain types of breast cancer. It was the understanding of this gene mutation which led Angelina Jolie to release a heartfelt letter in the New York Times, which confessed her personal battle with the gene.
The film has already received positive reviews and awards, Samantha Morton won Best Actress at The Seattle International Film Festival and Bernstein also won The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Feature Film Award at The Hamptons International Film Festival. Check out the trailer below:
DECODING ANNIE PARKER is released 2nd May in the US and has yet to be confirmed in the UK. It stars Aaron Paul, Samantha Morton, Helen Hunt, Bradley Whitford, Rashida Jones, Richard Schiff, Alice Eve, Maggie Grace, Marley Shelton, Chris Mulkey and Corey Stoll.