Deets: DENIAL, based on the acclaimed book History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier , recounts Deborah E. Lipstadt’s (Academy Award-winner Rachel Weisz) legal battle for historical truth against David Irving (Timothy Spall), who accused her of libel when she declared him a Holocaust denier. The film also stars Academy Award nominee Tom Wilkinson and was directed by Emmy Winner Mick Jackson (“Temple Grandin") and adapted for the screen by Academy Award nominee David Hare (THE READER). Producers are Gary Foster and Russ Krasnoff. Participant Media’s Jeff Skoll and Jonathan King, BBC Films’ Christine Langan and Joe Oppenheimer, Bleecker Street’s Andrew Karpen, and Shoebox Films Guy Heeley are Executive Producers.
Who You May Spot: Timothy Spall, Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson