Letter from Terry George: The Stories We Tell Are Important

August 3, 2017

It’s been 100 years since the Armenian Genocide, but we are still rescuing refugees out of the Mediterranean. Have circumstances really changed so little? When we made “The Promise,” we understood that we had to do more than tell a story—we had to actively support human rights and make a difference that would be felt. […]

Variety: Oscar Isaac, Christian Bale Try to Escape Armenian Genocide in ‘The Promise’ Trailer

“Empires fall, love survives” is the tagline in the official trailer for the historical drama “The Promise,” starring Christian Bale and Oscar Isaac. In the Open Road film, Bale and Isaac fall in love with the same woman amid the Armenian Genocide. Bale portrays an American Associated Press journalist while Isaac plays an Armenian medical student whose life […]

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Forbes: Genocide Denial Goes Viral–’The Promise’ And The IMDB

(L-R) Actors Oscar Isaac, Charlotte Le Bon and Christian Bale attend the ‘The Promise’ premiere during the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival on September 11, 2016 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images) Writing this is dangerous: Speaking out on the Armenian Genocide means taking a huge risk. At the very least, it will be […]

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