Angelina Jolie to produce THE BREADWINNER movie


the breadwinner movie deborah ellisAngelina Jolie Pitt signed on as executive producer for the animated movie adaptation of Deborah Ellis’ The Breadwinner.

The Breadwinner follows Parvana, who disguises herself as a boy to earn money for her family in Afghanistan. The Breadwinner movie will be recorded in two languages: English and Dari.

Ellis herself, along with Anita Doron, penned the script. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Nora Twomey will direct. There is, in addition to Jolie Pitt, a small host of other producers from teams at Aircraft Pictures, Cartoon Saloon and Melusine Productions.

There is no news yet on who will voice Parvana in either language.

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