A new trailer for Todd Field’s Tár starring Cate Blanchett as world-famous composer Lydia Tár has been revealed. The film was premiered at the 79th Venice International Film Festival, where Blanchett’s performance was highly praised in the film and also she received a standing ovation. Watch the trailer below.
Directed by Todd Field. The film also stars Noémie Merlant, Nina Hoss, Sophie Kauer, Julian Glover, Allan Corduner, and Mark Strong. it follows, Lydia Tár (Blanchett) at the height of her career, as she’s preparing both a book launch and a much-anticipated live performance of Mahler’s Fifth Symphony. Over the ensuing weeks, her life begins to unravel in a singularly modern way. The result is a searing examination of power and its impact and durability in today’s society.
On Rotten Tomatoes, the film has scored 97% from 35 critics. A critic told that “The film is consistently compelling visually and aurally, but neither Todd Field nor Cate Blanchett seem quite decided on whether Tár’s comeuppance is a grand tragedy or a cosmic joke.”
The film is distributed by Focus Features and is scheduled to hit theaters on October 7, 2022.