James Schamus – frequent collaborator with Ang Lee and former head of Focus Features – has directed his first feature, Indignation.
Based on the novel by Philip Roth, Indignation follows Marcus Messner as he travels from New York to attend a small college in Ohio on a scholarship – exempting him from the Korean War. There he is faced with first love and anti-Semitism.
Check out the first trailer after the jump. Indignation open in New York and Los Angeles on July 29th before rolling out across the country.
Indignation Official Trailer – YouTube