Lionsgate has released a new The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 teaser. The sequel finds Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 as the figurehead of the rebellion against the Capitol. The clip takes Katniss back to the destroyed District 12 in order to “make it personal for her,” says Plutarch (Philip Seymour) in voiceover. “Let her see what the Capitol did to District 12.” We get to see a sequence of great Lawrence reaction shots scored by Lorde’s Mockingjay single “Yellow Flicker Beat.”
Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Donald Sutherland, Julianne Moore, Jeffrey Wright, Sam Claflin, and Jena Malone also star in the sequel directed by Francis Lawrence. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 opens November 21. Hit the jump to watch the teaser.
The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and a nation moved by her courage. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 is directed by Francis Lawrence from a screenplay by Danny Strong and Peter Craig and produced by Nina Jacobson’s Color Force in tandem with producer Jon Kilik. The novel on which the film is based is the third in a trilogy written by Suzanne Collins that has over 65 million copies in print in the U.S. alone.