Complete Unknown: Joshua (Maria Full of Grace) Martsen Sundance Drama

Amazon Studios has bought U.S. rights to the drama Complete Unknown, starring Rachel Weisz and Michael Shannon.

The film, directed by Joshua Marston (Maria Full of Grace) from a script he co-wrote with Julian Sheppard, centers on a couple whose life is unraveled when a mysterious former love, portrayed by Oscar winner Rachel Weisz, reappears in the man’s life.

Kathy Bates and Danny Glover also star.

Oscar nominee Michael Shannon portrays a character who hosts a dinner party where one of the guests brings a date who refuses to acknowledge their past history.  He follows her into the night after she makes a quick exit.

Complete Unknown made its world premiere at Sundance on January 25.

Lucas Joaquin, Jay Van Hoy and Lars Knudsen produced; Robert Halmi Jr. and Jim Reeve executive produced.