Category Movies

A Conversation With Lois Lowry

Lois Lowry participated in an exclusive interview this week with some online media outlets including The Young Folks, Shelf to Screen and POPSUGAR. Read an excerpt of the interview below! “What part

VOTE HERE: “Teachers Are Givers” Best Overall!

Help a teacher win a hometown screening of The Giver! Our judges have chosen the four winners of the Teachers are Givers contest, and now it is time for YOU to choose your favorite

Fourth Teachers are Givers winner – Tonya Parkman!

Congratulations to Tonya Parkman! From Brandon Middle School in Brandon, MS, Tonya is our fourth winner for the Teachers are Givers Contest!   “An intriguing aspect of The Giver is that only one person

Lois Lowry Says Book Fans Will Love ‘The Giver’ Movie

Fans of The Giver can rest easy today: Lois Lowry has reassured that if you love the book, you will love the film. The endorsement comes after an appearance with Jeff Bridges (“The

Jeff Bridges & Lois Lowry Attend Annual ALA Conference

The American Library Association’s Annual Conference and Exhibition wrapped up today in Las Vegas. This is the premier library event of the year, bringing together innovators and influencers from all over the world. Lois Lowry

The Giver

The haunting story of THE GIVER centers on Jonas (Brenton Thwaites), a young man who lives in a seemingly ideal, if colorless, world of conformity and contentment. Yet as he

Lois Lowry Reflects on 20 Years of The Giver

In a forward written for the latest edition of The Giver, Lois Lowry reflects on how things have changed, and how she has changed, since she wrote novel 20 years ago. Read about

Inspirational new trailer – THE GOOD LIE

When a film comes along that has great potential to entertain, inspire, and educate, we like to profile it on our site. The Good Lie, coming to theaters October 3, is certainly

Veronica Roth Inspired by “The Giver”

Veronica Roth, writer of the popular dystopian series Divergent, Insurgent, Allegiant, reflects on how The Giver inspired her work: “Suffice it to say that THE GIVER was my first taste of what was possible

Lowry Speaks to Students at Library of Congress – WP

Lois Lowry speaks to students about how her book, The Giver, became a movie! Students share their experiences reading The Giver and express excitement to see their favorite parts come to life on screen: “‘Reading ‘The

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