The Giver movie is an upcoming science fiction film directed by Phillip Noyce and written by Michael Mitnick. Coming this August from Walden Media and The Weinstein Company The Giver movie is a feature film adaptation of Lois Lowry’s revered dystopian novel.
In an insular society known as The Community, a culture of “sameness” is embraced. Pain and suffering have been eradicated from daily life, along with any notion of individuality or choice. Members of the Community lead a seemingly perfect existence, unburdened by the harsh realities of the “real” world. A lone man among them has been designated to retain all memories of the way life once was. Now the time has come for that man to pass his knowledge to another.