Written and Directed by J.C. Chandor
Starring: Kevin Spacey, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Irons, Zachary Quinto, Penn Badgley, Simon Baker, Mary McDonnell, Demi Moore, Stanley Tucci
Distributed by Roadside Attractions
Official Selection: Sundance Film Festival, Berlin International Film Festival, New Directors/New Films Festival
2012 Academy Awards Nominee (Best Original Screenplay), Film Independent Spirit Awards Winner, National Board of Review Winner, New York Film Critics Circle Awards Winner
Set in the high-stakes world of the financial industry, MARGIN CALL is an entangling thriller involving the key players at an investment firm during one perilous 24-hour period in the early stages of the 2008 financial crisis. When an entry-level analyst unlocks information that could prove to be the downfall of the firm, a roller-coaster ride ensues as decisions both financial and moral catapult the lives of all involved to the brink of disaster.