Waiting for the Barbarians (film)

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Waiting for the Barbarians
Directed byCiro Guerra
Produced byMonika Bacardi
Michael Fitzgerald
Andrea Iervolino
Olga Segura
Based onWaiting for the Barbarians
by J. M. Coetzee
StarringJohnny Depp
Robert Pattinson
Mark Rylance
Joe Alwyn
CinematographyChris Menges
Production
company
Iervolino Entertainment
Ithaca Pictures

Waiting for the Barbarians is an upcoming drama film directed by Ciro Guerra, based on the novel of the same name by J. M. Coetzee.

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Production[edit]

It was announced in October 2016 that filmmaker Ciro Guerra was working on an adaptation of the novel Waiting for the Barbarians, which would see him make his English language debut. Mark Rylance was announced to star in the film.[1]

In May 2018, Johnny Depp was stated to have contacted Guerra in regards to appearing in the film. Robert Pattinson was revealed as being cast in the film as well.[2] In September, Joe Alwyn was cast.[3] Depp confirmed in October he would star in the film, and revealed filming was to begin at the end of the month in Morocco, later pinpointed as being October 29.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Busch, Anita (2016-10-13). "Mark Rylance & Ciro Guerra To Bring J.M. Coetzee's 'Waiting For The Barbarians' To Big Screen". Deadline. Retrieved 2018-11-18.
  2. ^ "Johnny Depp circling Ciro Guerra's 'Waiting For The Barbarians' (exclusive)". Screen. Retrieved 2018-11-18.
  3. ^ Mahjouri, Shakiel (2018-09-19). "Joe Alwyn Is 'Aware People Want To Know About' His Relationship With Taylor Swift". ET Canada. Retrieved 2018-11-18.
  4. ^ "Johnny Depp on 'The Crimes of Grindelwald' and His Most Iconic Roles". Collider. 2018-10-09. Retrieved 2018-11-18.
  5. ^ JOHNNY DEPP E ROBERT PATTINSON GIRANO IN MAROCCO WAITING FOR THE BARBARIANS (in Italian)

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