Penguin Bloom

  • Dated: September 13, 2020   |   Duration: 20:15
    Director Glendyn Ivin, Naomi Watts, Andrew Lincoln, Bruna Papandrea, Emma Cooper, Jacki Weaver, Rachel House, Sam Bloom, and Cameron Bloom in conversation with TIFF in advance of PENGUIN BLOOM's premiere at the 2020 Toronto International Film Festival.
  • Dated: February 12, 2021   |   Duration: 06:51
    Naomi Watts and Andrew Lincoln explain how they got in character for one of the pivotal moments in PENGUIN BLOOM, including coordinating a scene across multiple rooms with a bird actor.
  • Dated: September 18, 2020   |   Duration: 20:05
    I spoke to Andrew Lincoln and Naomi Watts. They each talked about how they got involved in the project, what it was like working with real magpies, why Lincoln picked this project as the first thing after wrapping on The Walking Dead, what it was like filming in the Blooms actual house and having them on set, and so much more. In addition, Watts’ talked about Boss Level, working with Jane Goldman on the Game of Thrones prequel and Lincoln shared an update on the upcoming Walking Dead movie which will bring back his character Rick Grimes.
  • Dated: December 4, 2020   |   Duration: 01:59
    A family takes in an injured Magpie that makes a profound difference in their lives.
  • Dated: September 16, 2020   |   Duration: 12:58
    "Penguin Bloom" tells the harrowing tale of Samantha Bloom, a mother whose random back injury suddenly left her paralyzed from the mid-section down. Struggling to cope with the vitality and chaos of three young boys and an unsure husband, Samantha finds renewed hope in form of a wild bird her boys nurse to health in their Australia home.
  • Dated: January 26, 2021   |   Duration: 05:16
    Naomi Watts is shining a light on disability and healing from trauma with an unlikely hero at its center in her uplifting new drama 'Penguin Bloom'. Watts and costar Andrew Lincoln open up to THR about connecting with the real-life Bloom family and the learning curves of working with a live magpie on set.
  • Script developed by Never Enough Design