The Giver is an upcoming science fiction film directed by Phillip Noyce and written by Michael Mitnick. The film stars Jeff Bridges, Brenton Thwaites, Meryl Streep and Odeya Rush. It is based on the 1993 novel of same name, written by Lois Lowry.
Synopsis: In a perfect world where there is no conflict, racism or sickness, every member of society has a specific role, and 16-year-old Jonas is selected to be the Receiver of Memories. As Jonas uncovers the truth behind his world’s past, he discovers that many years earlier his forefathers gave up humanity in order to have a stable society.