Across the River and into the Trees (film)

Across the River and into the Trees is a 2022 film written by Peter Flannery and directed by Paula Ortiz, based on the 1950 novel of the same name by Ernest Hemingway. It stars Liev Schreiber, Matilda De Angelis, Danny Huston, Josh Hutcherson, and Laura Morante. The film premiered at the Sun Valley Film Festival on March 30, 2022.

Across the River and into the Trees
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Directed byPaula Ortiz
Screenplay byPeter Flannery
Based onAcross the River and into the Trees
by Ernest Hemingway
Produced by
  • Robert K. MacLean
  • Michael Paletta
  • John Smallcombe
  • Kirstin Roegner
Starring
CinematographyJavier Aguirresarobe
Edited by
Production
company
Release date
  • March 30, 2022 (2022-03-30) (Sun Valley)
Countries
  • United Kingdom
  • Italy
LanguageEnglish

PremiseEdit

Colonel Richard Cantwell, wounded and damaged by the war, seeks inner peace.

CastEdit

ProductionEdit

In 2016, Pierce Brosnan, Isabella Rossellini, and María Valverde joined the cast of a feature film adaptation of Ernest Hemingway's Across the River and into the Trees, with Martin Campbell set to direct from a screenplay by Peter Flannery.[1][2] In September 2020, Paula Ortiz replaced Campbell as director, every role was recast, and Liev Schreiber, Matilda De Angelis, Laura Morante, Javier Cámara, and Giancarlo Giannini joined the cast.[3] In November, Josh Hutcherson was added to the cast, with Danny Huston joining the following year in February.[4][5] Principal photography for the film was scheduled to begin in Venice in October 2020 in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic in Italy with cinematographer Javier Aguirresarobe.[6] On March 3, 2021, it was reported that production had concluded and that editing would be done by Kate and Stuart Baird.[7]

ReleaseEdit

The film opened the Sun Valley Film Festival on March 30, 2022.[8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kit, Borys (February 8, 2016). "Pierce Brosnan, Martin Campbell to Adapt Ernest Hemingway Novel (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on February 24, 2021. Retrieved February 24, 2021.
  2. ^ Kit, Borys (November 3, 2016). "AFM: Isabella Rossellini Joins Pierce Brosnan in Adaptation of Ernest Hemingway Novel (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on February 24, 2021. Retrieved February 24, 2021.
  3. ^ Wiseman, Andreas (September 7, 2020). "Liev Schreiber To Lead Hemingway Adaptation Across The River And Into The Trees, Film To Shoot In Venice Next Month". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on February 24, 2021. Retrieved February 24, 2021.
  4. ^ McNary, Dave (November 9, 2020). "Josh Hutcherson Joins Across the River and Into the Trees (Exclusive)". Variety. Archived from the original on February 24, 2021. Retrieved February 24, 2021.
  5. ^ Ritman, Alex (February 22, 2021). "Danny Huston Joins Liev Schreiber in Hemingway Adaptation Across the River and Into the Trees (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on February 24, 2021. Retrieved February 24, 2021.
  6. ^ McNary, Dave (September 7, 2020). "Liev Schreiber Starring in Across the River and Into the Trees Movie, Shooting in Italy in October". Variety. Archived from the original on February 24, 2021. Retrieved February 24, 2021.
  7. ^ Kay, Jeremy (March 3, 2021). "Production wraps in Italy on The Exchange EFM sales title Across The River And Into The Trees (exclusive)". Screen International. Archived from the original on March 4, 2021. Retrieved March 4, 2021.
  8. ^ Grobar, Matt (March 24, 2022). "Across The River And Into The Trees: First Look At Liev Schreiber In Ernest Hemingway Drama". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 24, 2022.

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