Waiting for Anya

    All titles (2)
    Feature Film | 2018-2019 | Drama, Period, film based on literary source | Belgium, Great Britain

    Shooting data

    Start of shooting15.03.2018
    End of shooting30.04.2018
    LocationsLescun, Pyrénées-Atlantiques (France)


    Brief synopsis

    During the harrows of WWII, Jo (Schnapp), a young shepherd along with the help of the widow Horcada (Huston), helps to smuggle Jewish children across the border from southern France into Spain.



    ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
    Noah SchnappJo [L]
    Thomas KretschmannCaporal [L]
    Frederick SchmidtBenjamin [L]
    Tómas LemarquisLieutenant [L]
    Elsa ZylbersteinMaman [L]
    Gilles MariniPapa [L]
    Jean RenoHenri, the grandfather [L]
    Anjelica HustonHorcada [GS]
    Joséphine de la BaumeMadame [SR]
    Sadie FrostMadame Jollet [SR]
    Urs RechnHans [SR]
    Lukas SauerSoldat [SR]


    1st ADJon Midlane
    Director of photographyGerry Vasbenter
    Casting directorShannon Makhanian
    Costume designerAgnès Noden
    DirectorBen Cookson
    ComposerJohn Cameron
    ProducerPhin GlynnBad Penny Productions
    ProducerAlan LathamGoldfinch Studios
    Co-producerDaz Spencer-Lovesey
    Executive producerKirsty Bell
    Executive producerVictor Glynn
    Executive producerGeoffrey Iles
    Location scoutOlivier Martin
    ScreenwriterToby Torlesse
    Literary sourceMichael Morpurgo
    Stunt coordinatorElaine Ford

    Distributing companies

    13 Films [us]International Sales
    Vertical Entertainment [us]USA (theatrical)


    Theatre releaseUSAFriday, 14/02/2020