'Equals': Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult Conspire in First Look at Sci-Fi Film

Guy Pearce and Jacki Weaver also star in the film

Here is your first look at Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult in Equals, the upcoming sci-fi love story from Like Crazy director Drake Doremus.

The film is set in the future, when emotions are a thing of the past and a new breed of humans called Equals live in harmony. But eventually a disease starts activating emotions in its victims, who are then sent away and never heard from again. Silas (Hoult) becomes infected, and realizes Nia (Stewart) has emotions too, but is able to hide them. They must team up to escape their surroundings in order to survive.

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Guy Pearce and Jacki Weaver also star in the Equals.

Producers on the project include Ridley Scott, Michael Schaefer and Michael Pruss of Scott Free; and Ann Ruark, Jay Stern and Chip Diggins of Route One Films.

Shooting has taken place in Japan and Singapore over the past two months.