November 14, 2014 | 1h 43m
Gael García Bernal, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Dimitri Leonidas, Haluk Bilginer, Andrew Gower, Kim Bodnia, Golshifteh Farahani, Claire Foy, Miles Jupp, Kambiz Hosseini, Numan Acar, Ayman Sharaiha, Zeid Kattan, Ali Elayan, Alex Claus, Firas Fanni, Alaadin Khasawneh, Hamid Masri, Wissam Tobaileh, Amir Rahimzadeh, Manar Mughrabi, Arian Moayed, Mohammad Abdel Raheem, Mohammad Sami, Jason Jones, Hannah Douglass, Al Faris
The feature film ROSEWATER is based on the New York Times best-selling memoir “Then They Came for Me: A Family’s Story of Love, Captivity, and Survival,” written by the BBC journalist Maziar Bahari. A true story, the film marks the screenwriting and directorial debut of The Daily Show host and anchor Jon Stewart, and stars Gael Garcia Bernal, leading an international cast. ROSEWATER is produced by Scott Rudin, Stewart, and Gigi Pritzker, with Lila Yacoub and Eli Bush serving as executive producers.
- Rosewater Winner for the 2015 National Board of Review Award for NBR Freedom of Expression