The Framing John DeLorean trailer examines the controversial automaker
Earlier today, we got our first look at Alec Baldwin as the controversial magnate John DeLorean. Now, IFC Films has released the first Framing John DeLorean trailer for the pseudo-documentary. You can check it out in the player below!
To some, John DeLorean was a renegade visionary who revolutionized the automobile industry. To others, he was the ultimate con man. Now, Framing John DeLorean will recount his extraordinary life and legend of the, tracing his meteoric rise through the ranks of General Motors, his obsessive quest to build a sports car that would conquer the world, and his shocking fall from grace on charges of cocaine trafficking.
A documentary fused with narrative scenes, this portrait of John Z. DeLorean covers the enigmatic automaker’s rise to stardom and shocking fall from grace. Interviews with colleagues, employees, lawyers, friends and family who knew him best are interspersed with dramatized vignettes, including a performance by Baldwin – as they all endeavor in their own ways to uncover the real DeLorean.
Co-starring alongside Baldwin is Morena Baccarin (Firefly, Deadpool), who plays Cristina Ferrare, the wife of DeLorean and one of the top supermodels of the time. The film is directed by Don Argott and Sheena M. Joyce (The Art of the Steal, Last Days Here, Batman & Bill) and produced by Tamir Ardon, XYZ Films and 9.14 Pictures and backed by Ingenious.