New Trailer – Michael Winterbottom’s Trishna

Starring Riz Ahmed and Freida Pinto, the film is an adaptation of Thomas Hardy‘s novel “Tess of the D’Urbervilles,” but transported to Rajasthan, India, and follows the tragic romance between the lower class daughter of a rickshaw owner, and the upper class son of a property developer. He sweeps her off her feet, but when they move to the big city, their differences, dependence and expectations are put to the test. – indiewire.