The story centers on a female FBI agent who infiltrates an eco-terrorist group that call themselves The East. According to Heat Vision, Skarsgard would play “the leader of the group who seeks revenge against unethical corporations.”
The story centers on an female FBI undercover agent, Brit Marling, from a private contracting firm who is tasked with protecting corporations from eco-terrorists and anti-business extremists that call themselves The East. When she is sent to investigate the anarchist organization, she finds herself falling for its leader (Skarsgard) who seeks revenge against unethical corporations. Ellen Page will play Izzy, a member of The East who is the leader’s former lover and is now jealous of Marling’s character.