A24 Picks Up Noah Baumbach's 'While We're Young' with Ben Stiller
Following news that Anna Kendrick's latest musical endeavor, the film adaptation of the Off-Broadway production The Last 5 Years, was picked up by TWC-Radius, another promising film has been picked up from TIFF. Deadline has word that A24 has picked up the US rights to Noah Baumbach's latest film While We're Young, starring Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Amanda Seyfried, Adam Driver, Charles Grodin and more. The film follows a free-spirited Brooklynite twenty-something couple (Seyfried and Driver) who inspires an uptight documentarian and his wife (Stiller and Watts) to loosen up. Read on!
Here's the first photos from Noah Baumbach's While We're Young from the TIFF program guide:
Thrilled to be releasing Noah Baumbach’s film WHILE WE’RE YOUNG. It is unrelentingly funny & special & we want to watch it 100 more times!
— A24 (@A24Films) September 8, 2014
While We're Young is written and directed by Noah Baumbach (Frances Ha, Greenberg, Margot at the Wedding, The Squid and the Whale). Ben Stiller and Naomi Watts play a middle-aged couple whose career and marriage are overturned when a disarming, spontaneous and untethered young couple enters their lives (Amanda Seyfried and Adam Driver). Charles Grodin, Maria Dizzia, and Adam Horovitz also star in the film which played at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, and has now been picked up by A24, but there's no indication of when the film might end up hitting theaters. Stay tuned for more info on the film.
Looks good. Stiller is a good actor. WALTER MITTY was one of the my favorites of last year. I don't think it got as much love as it deserved.
DAVIDPD on Sep 8, 2014
I will view this film with my eyes and enjoy it, with my eyes.
Quanah on Sep 9, 2014
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