Alicia Vikander Stars in Netflix-Bound Ridley Scott-Produced Thriller

Colette director Wash Westmoreland adapts Susanna Jones' novel to the screen for the film

In Earthquake Bird, a 1980s Tokyo-set mystery thriller, Lucy Fly (Vikander), a young Swedish translator, comes under investigation for her best friend Lily’s disappearance – and suspected murder – in the wake of their tumultuous love triangle with a local photographer (Naoki Kobayashi). The film chronicles the chain of events leading up to Lily's disappearance in a series of loosely interlocking flashbacks.



After its world premiere at the London Film Festival, Earthquake Bird will open with a limited theatrical release on November 1, then begin streaming on Netflix on November 15.

Production companies: Scott Free Productions, Twenty First City

Distributor: Netflix

Cast: Alicia Vikander, Riley Keough, Naoki Kobayashi, Jack Huston, Kiki Sukezane, Ken Yamamura

Director-screenwriter: Wash Westmoreland

Producers: Ridley Scott, Kevin J. Walsh, Michael Pruss, Ann Ruark, Georgina Pope

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