Saoirse attended a Meet The Filmmakers Event at the Apple Store in London to talk about the film “How I Live Now”. Watch the complete Q&A below:
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British distributors Entertainment One have revealed that they are planning to bring to Blu-ray acclaimed director Kevin Macdonald’s latest film How I Live Now (2013), starring Saoirse Ronan, George MacKay, Harley Bird, Tom Holland, and Anna Chancellor. The preliminary release date set by the distributors is February 10th, 2014.
Understandably cold and aggressive after being shipped off to Britain from America to stay with her distant relatives, Daisy (Ronan) is initially weary of her new home in the English countryside, but as a relationship develops between Daisy and her cousin Edmond (MacKay), she starts warming to her new surroundings. Left to their own devices while her Aunt Penn (Chancellor) is abroad involved in peace negotiations, the group enjoy their idyllic surroundings and isolation from parental influence. However, when World War Three breaks out over Europe and Britain is taken over by military forces, the group is split up and detained in prisoner-of-war camps. With nothing left to lose, Daisy begins planning her escape in the hope of reuniting with her lover, but with war taking its toll on everyone throughout the country, she grows fearful of what she may find…
Burnley Express has just posted a review of Saoirse’s film “How I Live Now”. It does not contain any spoilers, so you can read the complete article below:
The poster for moody thriller How I Live Now shows Atonement actress Saoirse Ronan staring sullenly into the distance, headphones firmly blocking out the world around her.
You might assume from this striking image that Kevin Macdonald’s film follows a familiar route as the one signposted ‘Awkward Teen Who Finds Out That Life Isn’t That Bad After All’.
Thankfully, the picture treads a different path.
Saoirse is featured in the October issue of Total Film magazine! The article talks about the film “How I Live Now” and its making of. Thanks to Saoirse Ronan Web for the scans!
Magazine Scans > 2013 > Total Film (October)
Just to amp up your excitement for the film before its upcoming release, Hollywood Crush has got three EXCLUSIVE images of Saoirse in her role (including one where she’s in the company of cutie-pie George MacKay, as if this weren’t already exciting enough.) How will Daisy handle love in a time of war—especially as the increasing instability in England turns her from a hapless tourist into a fugitive on the run? Mark your calendar if you want to find out: “How I Live Now” hits theaters November 8.
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Saoirse has confirmed her presence at Toronto International Film Festival next month! As we posted here, her latest film, “How I Live Now”, is set to have two special screenings at the event, so we’re assuming she’ll be attending at least one of them. Are you guys going?
Additional Galas and Special Presentations have been announced for TIFF 2013, and Saoirse’s “How I Live Now” is among the list! The film’s world premiere is set to September 10th, but a second showing is scheduled for the day after.
September 10 (Tuesday)
Winter Garden Theatre
September 11 (Wednesday)
The Bloor Hot Docs Cinema