Amazon has debuted the first trailer for Annette
, an original musical based on a story and music from iconic band Sparks
, coming to the streaming service. The film stars Adam Driver
and Marion Cotillard
as a married couple who welcome their first daughter. This trailer showcases many of the bizarre images and performances audiences will see when the film debuts. Annette's premise is "the story of a provocative stand-up comedian and his wife, a world-famous soprano. Their glamorous life takes an unexpected turn when their daughter Annette is born, a girl with a unique gift."
French director Leos Carax
will be making his English-language debut with Annette. Carax directed his first film Boy Meets Girl
in 1984. His 2012 film Holy Motors
competed for the Palme d'Or at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. Annette will be premiering at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival alongside its debut in France on July 6.
The trailer begins with voiceover from Adam Driver,