The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara

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Status: Pre-Production As of April 11, 2016

Pre-Production: Key talent and film crew being hired; budgeting, preparing and planning of production schedule; approving final shooting script. This will be Steven Spielberg's next movie. Production will begin in early 2017.

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2017 | Drama True Story

In 1858, an Italian Jew beomes the center of an international controversy when he is removed from his parents at the age of seven by authorities of the Papal States and is raised as a Catholic. He goe... more

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TBA, 2017

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Mark Rylance
Pope Pius IX
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DIRECTOR

Steven Spielberg

Screenwriter

Tony Kushner

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Storyline

In 1858, an Italian Jew beomes the center of an international controversy when he is removed from his parents at the age of seven by authorities of the Papal States and is raised as a Catholic. He goes on to become a priest in the Augustinian order.

Trivia & Production Notes

  • Based on the novel by David Kertzer and a true story.
  • Looking to start shooting spring 2017 and turn the film around in time for a release during awards season (Hollywood Reporter, 9/14/2016).

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