The first teaser trailer for Alex Garland’s Annihilation has arrived and already looks like another assured science-fiction piece from the man who brought us Ex Machina.

The film is based upon the novel of the same name from author Jeff Vandermeer. Annihilation sees a group of scientists head into an environmental disaster zone and who must discover what caused this catastrophic event.

Starring Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tessa Thompson, Gina Rodriguez and Oscar Isaac Annihilation will be in cinemas 23 February 2018.