With THE SECRET GARDEN, STUDIOCANAL and David Heyman's Heyday Films bring yet another classic of children's literature to the big screen after "Paddington!" The recently released Teaser Trailer provides first insights into the magical new cinema adventure of the makers of "Harry Potter" or "Fantastic Beasts and where to find them ". You will find it in the player directly under this text. Following the sudden death of her parents, 10-year-old Indian Mary Lennox (Dixie Egerickx), who lives in India, is sent to the low-rise Yorkshire Moors estate of her uncle Archibald (Colin Firth). Neither the uncle nor the housekeeper (Julie Walters) are interested in the girl. The secrets in the big house with the hundred locked rooms quickly arouse Mary's curiosity. She learns of a secret garden that no one has entered for ten years and goes on the search. But what she finds is much more than any garden! Together with her sickly cousin Colin (Edan Hayhurst) and her newly won friend Dickon (Amir Wilson), she discovers a world of her own that not only fundamentally changes her own life.
THE SECRET GARDEN is based on the timeless classic of children's literature written by "The Little Lord" Creator Frances Hodgson Burnett and has now been re-interpreted for the big screen. Producers include award-winning David Heyman ("Harry Potter", "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them", "Paddington") and Rosie Alison ("The Boy in Striped Pajamas", "Testament of Youth The director of the literary remake has been taken over by acclaimed British director and BAFTA award winner Marc Munden, starring a notable trio of young talents – Dixie Egerickx, Edan Hayhurst and Amir Wilson – on the side by Colin Firth ("A Single Man", "The King's Speech") and Julie Walters ("Paddington l & 2", "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again").
Director: Marc Munden
Screenplay: Jack Thorne
With: Colin Firth, Julie Walters, Dixie Egerickx, Edan Hayhurst, Amir Wilson and others.
KINOSTART: JUNE 25, 2020 AT THE RENTAL OF STUDIOCANAL