Fox Searchlight Pictures revealed the synopsis and release date for their upcoming American fantasy adventure film, The Shape of Water.
Directed by Guillermo del Toro, written with Vanessa Taylor and produced with J. Miles Dale.
“From master story teller Guillermo del Toro, comes THE SHAPE OF WATER – an other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1963.
In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of silence and isolation.
Elisa’s life is changed forver when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a secret classified experiment.
Rounding out the cast are Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Michael Stuhlbarg and Doug Jones.”
The Shape of Water opens in North American theaters on December 8, 2017.