An Invisible Sign Trailer

Süßer Mädchen-Pop, die passende Schriftart und sogar J.K. Simmons: alle Zutaten des Trailers zu „An Invisible Sign“ schreien förmlich „indie“ und „quriky“. In der Rolle der Ellen Page niedlich-nerdigen Protagonistin ist Jessica Alba zu sehen, welcher ich den Mathe-Geek zwar nicht wirklich abkaufe, aber die Pigtails stehen ihr ausgezeichnet. Filed under: Sonntagnachmittag-Streifen.

Young Mona idolizes her father, a brilliant mathematician. When he suddenly demonstrates signs of mental illness, Mona begins to obsess about numbers, using them to interpret an unpredictable and threatening world. Now an adult (Jessica Alba), Mona’s old superstitions and compulsive behaviors continue to flourish, but a new job as an elementary school math teacher (a position she both relishes and dreads), may force her out of her protective shell. With imagination and humor, as well as a special sensitivity to the realities of mental illness, AN INVISIBLE SIGN carries a magic all its own.