The new picture will be called “The White Bird.
Acclaimed actress Gillian Anderson, known for her roles in “Sex Education,” “The Crown” and “The X-Files,” will play one of the main roles in the upcoming Holocaust drama “The White Bird.” Filming of the picture is engaged studio Lionsgate.
The film will be set in France, which was occupied by the Nazis. In the center of the story – a little girl, a Jewess, who is hiding from German soldiers. Anderson will play the role of a woman named Vivien, who, along with her family, will be forced to make hard choices about the little runaway girl.
It is noteworthy that the picture also has its own primary source. This is a graphic novel by Raquel Palacio. Adapted it for the screenplay specialist who worked on the franchise “Planet of the Apes” Marc Bomback.
Filming will begin in February this year. Basically, the picture will be filmed in the Czech Republic. About who will play the remaining roles in the upcoming film – has not yet been reported.