Breaking News – HBO Acquires Barry Levinson’s “The Survivor,” Starring Award-Winning Actor Ben Foster, from BRON Studios and New Mandate Films

HBO Acquires Barry Levinson’s THE SURVIVOR, Starring Award-Winning Actor Ben Foster, From BRON Studios And New Mandate Films The Acquisition Follows The Film’s Successful Launch At The 2021 Toronto International Film Festival · HBO Films has acquired the exclusive North American rights to the acclaimed Harry Haft biopic THE SURVIVOR from New Mandate Films and … Read more

Kaya Scodelario, a true survivor

MEXICO CITY. Her mother, a Brazilian woman who fell in love with a British man, taught actress Kaya Scodelario that physical beauty is fleeting and that a woman will always transcend through her work and the way she treats others. That idea was anchored in the head of the British woman who became famous in … Read more

Toronto Festival: Review of “The Survivor” by Barry Levinson (Gala)

An almost mathematical combination of SCHINDLER’S LIST and WILD BULL, but with very few of the thematic challenges and formal risks of those two classics, THE SURVIVOR tells a story that seems set up for the cinema, that of a young Jew who survived the Holocaust with pineapples and ended up landing in the United … Read more

Ben Foster Gives a Knockout Performance in ‘The Survivor,’ a Brutal and Sobering Film

On the surface, the title for Barry Levinson’s The Survivor seems to be derived from Harry Haft’s title as “The Survivor of Auschwitz,” but on a much deeper level, it is because his survival is marred by survivor’s guilt. Ben Foster Gives a Knockout Performance in The Survivor, a Brutal and Sobering Film In the … Read more

Ben Foster Gives a Knockout Performance in ‘The Survivor,’ a Brutal and Sobering Film  – nonenglishfeed

On the surface, the title for Barry Levinson’s The Survivor seems to be derived from Harry Haft’s title as “The Survivor of Auschwitz,” but on a much deeper level, it is because his survival is marred by survivor’s guilt. Ben Foster Gives a Knockout Performance in The Survivor, a Brutal and Sobering Film  In the … Read more

Director Barry Levinson and Ben Foster talk TIFF premiere ‘The Survivor’ | Features

Barry Levinson, director of Monday’s Toronto world premiere The Survivor, has never forgotten the strange man who shared his childhood bedroom in Baltimore for a brief spell in 1948 and tossed and turned and moaned in his sleep. “It was my grandmother’s brother, who I’d never heard about. He stayed with us for two weeks,” … Read more

8 Films That Might Sell Big at the Festival, from ‘The Survivor’ to ‘Earwig’

The Toronto International Film Festival kicks off Thursday with a slimmed-down lineup of just 100 films, the buzziest of which already have distribution. “Dune,” “Spencer,” and “Dear Evan Hansen” are all screening at TIFF, but with one odd twist: They’re only available to watch in person, while the majority of industry attendees will be logging … Read more