The Weinstein Company has released the first featurette for The Giver, based on the best selling novel from author Lois Lowry. This haunting story centers on Jonas, who lives in a seemingly ideal, if colorless, world of conformity and contentment. Not until he is given his life assignment as the Receiver of Memory does he begin to understand the dark, complex secrets behind his fragile community. Starring Meryl Streep, Jeff Bridges and Brenton Thwaites, go behind-the-scenes with Lowry as she delves into this unique drama about the ability to manipulate human memory, along with a scene that sets up Jonas' journey as the receiver.

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