Set in a mythic New York City and spanning more than a century, “Winter’s Tale” is a story of miracles, crossed destinies, and the age-old battle between good and evil.
The film stars Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay, and Jennifer Connelly, William Hurt, Eva Marie Saint and Russell Crowe. “Winter’s Tale” also introduces young newcomers Ripley Sobo and Mckayla Twiggs.
The film marks the directorial debut of screenwriter Akiva Goldsman (“A Beautiful Mind”), who also wrote the screenplay, based on the acclaimed novel by Mark Helprin.
Goldsman is also producing the film with Marc Platt (“Drive”), Michael Tadross (“Sherlock Holmes”) and Tony Allard (Showtime’s “The Baby Dance”). The executive producers are Kerry Foster and Bruce Berman.
The behind-the-scenes creative team includes director of photography Caleb Deschanel (“The Passion of the Christ,” “The Patriot”), production designer Naomi Shohan (“Constantine,” “I Am Legend”), costume designer Michael Kaplan (“Star Trek”) and editors Wayne Wahrman (“I Am Legend”) and Tim Squyres (“Life of Pi,” “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”). The music is composed by Hans Zimmer.
“Winter’s Tale”, Cert TBC is released in Ireland on 14 February 2014