Motherless Brooklyn

Want to know who will rule the upcoming awards season? Keep an eye on Toronto, the Oscar kingmaker.

Want to know who will rule the upcoming awards season? Keep an eye on Toronto, the Oscar kingmaker.

Producers Gigi Pritzker and Rachel Shane will bring the period drama “Motherless Brooklyn” to Toronto as part of a festival strategy that will capitalize on the film being Edward Norton’s directorial debut.

Edward Norton’s Radical Reimagining of Motherless Brooklyn

Edward Norton’s Radical Reimagining of Motherless Brooklyn

Transposed to the 1950s, Jonathan Lethem’s 1999 novel becomes, among other things, a look at “the secret history of modern New York.”

Edward Norton’s ‘Motherless Brooklyn’ to Close New York Film Festival

Edward Norton’s ‘Motherless Brooklyn’ to Close New York Film Festival

Edward Norton’s “Motherless Brooklyn” has nabbed the closing night slot at this year’s New York Film Festival.

Edward Norton on How Thom Yorke Helped Shape New Film ‘Motherless Brooklyn’

Edward Norton on How Thom Yorke Helped Shape New Film ‘Motherless Brooklyn’

“There’s a certain risk in making a bid to work with people that you love and admire. There’s always the risk because collaborations get messy and someone’s schedule can put pressure on a thing,” Edward Norton tells Rolling Stone.