Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water reveals its first trailer

Guillermo del Toro is no stranger to fascinating visuals that extend to imaginative and creative storytelling. With that being said, del Toro is back with The Shape of Water.

The Shape of Water follows the story of mute janitor Elisa, who cleans a mysterious high security government lab. However upon a routine shift, she comes across a classified experiment housed by the lab for research purposes. Elisa seems to form a bond with this experiment that goes beyond any one else’s understanding. But you can check it out for yourself in the trailer below:

Directed by Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water stars Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon and Richard Jenkins, and releases in theatres January 25, 2018.