opens in theaters on November 14, 2014
The feature film Rosewater is based on The New York Times best-selling memoir 'Then They Came for Me: A Family's Story of Love, Captivity, and Survival', written by the BBC journalist Maziar Bahari. A true story, the film marks the screenwriting and directorial debut of 'The Daily Show' host and executive producer Jon Stewart
, and stars Gael García Bernal
, leading an international cast. Rosewater is produced by Scott Rudin, Stewart, and Gigi Pritzker, with Lila Yacoub, Eli Bush and Chris McShane serving as executive producers.