A UK poster and trailer have arrived online for the upcoming Cold War drama Despite the Falling Snow which stars Rebecca Ferguson, Sam Reid and Charles Dance. The film is written and directed by Shamim Sarif and is adapted from her original novel; take a look below…
Moscow, 1959. Embroiled in a plot to steal secrets for the Americans at the height of the Cold War, Katya Grinkova (Rebecca Ferguson) finds herself torn between love and duty when she falls for her target, idealistic Soviet politician Alexander Ivanov (Sam Reid). As Alexander prepares for a diplomatic mission to the USA and the net closes around her, Katya must decide whether to sacrifice her love to protect him.
New York, 1992. Alexander Ivanov (Charles Dance) is still haunted by the disappearance of his beloved Katya after his forced defection from the U.S.S.R. After 30 years of uncertainty, a surprising discovery may finally help him discover the truth about her sacrifice.
Despite the Falling Snow is out on April 15th and features a cast that also includes Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Anthony Head, Antje Traue and Thure Lindhardt.