Romantic Science Fiction: I Origins Premiere New York
The Fashion One team was on hand at Marc by Marc Jacobs sponsored, Sundance film festival winner I Origins premiere at the Sunshine Landmark Cinema in New York to record the glamorous proceedings. I Origins, the second feature from director Mike Cahill is an ambitious science fiction tale, his first film since his breakthrough science fiction mystery Another Earth in 2011. I Origins tells the story of molecular biologist Dr Ian Gray, played by Michael Pitt, whose brief encounter with an exotic young women, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey, leads to him and his lab partner played by Brit Marling, making a dramatic scientific discovery that has implications for the entire world. I Origins, has earned critical praise with its evocative, stylish use of imagery and sound alongside its careful considered cerebral narrative, that fuses romantic, scientific and metaphysical dimensions into an engaging and thoughtful feature.
On the red carpet for the premiere were the director and the entire cast, Michael Pitt, Astrid Berges-Frisbey, Brit Marling and Steven Yeun of The Walking Dead fame. Michael Pitt and Steven Yeun both looked sharp in dark formal suiting, while Brit Marling dazzled in a Proenza Schouler leather wrap dress in a tri-color black white and skyblue, finished with Christian Louboutin sandals, while her stylish french co-star Astrid Berges-Frisbey looked effortlessly glamorous in a demure slick black dress.