Carol is a 2015 British-American romantic drama film directed by Todd Haynes, with a screenplay by Phyllis Nagy based on the novel The Price of Salt (also known as Carol) by Patricia Highsmith. The film stars Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson and Kyle Chandler. Set in 1952 in New York City, the film tells the story of a young female clerk and her relationship with an older, married woman.
Carol was under development for 11 years by British producers of Number 9 Films and Film4 Productions, and is co-produced by New York-based Killer Films. Principal photography commenced on March 12, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio and wrapped on April 25, 2014. Various locations in Ohio were used, including Downtown Cincinnati, Hyde Park, Lebanon, Hamilton, and Over-the-Rhine. The film was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, where Mara tied for the Best Actress award. It is scheduled for a limited release in the United States on November 20, 2015, and will be released in the United Kingdom on November 27, 2015.
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