Jeff Goldblum Gets Resurrected
Source: Variety
July 12, 2006

Jeff Goldblum will star in writer-director Paul Schrader’s Holocaust drama Adam Resurrected, based on the novel by Israeli author Yoram Kaniuk, reports Variety.

Bleiberg Entertainment is financing and producing the film with German distrib EMS/3L (Monster, The Machinist).

“Resurrected” revolves around a Jewish circus entertainer kept alive by the Nazis to entertain Jews as they march to their deaths. After the war, he ends up in an asylum for Holocaust survivors, fighting to survive the madness around him.

Noah Stollman adapted Kaniuk’s novel, which has been translated into 20 languages.

A spring production start date is eyed for the film, which will be shot in Germany, Romania and Israel.