Exclusive Digital Issue
August 2014

The Failure of Utopia: An Interview with Micheal Flaherty about The Giver

Micheal Flaherty
President of Walden Media

MICHEAL FLAHERTY is president of Walden Media, a company he co-founded in 1999. A graduate of Tufts University, he serves on a number of boards including the Salvation Army National Advisory Board, the Deseret News Editorial Advisory Board, Rachel’s Challenge, and Vision 360. He has been published in a number of newspapers and magazines and writes regularly for the Wall Street Journal. Since its founding, Walden has produced over 30 films, published a number of award-winning books, and developed standards-based curriculum for dozens of subjects.

This special digital issue of Imprimis is available exclusively to our email subscribers and features an interview with Micheal Flaherty by John Miller, director of Hillsdale College’s Dow Journalism Program. They discussed the new film, The Giver, which is being co-produced by Walden Media and is scheduled for release this week. The film is an adaptation of the best-selling novel of the same name by Lois Lowry.


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The Giver
In Theaters August 15th. For more information about The Giver, click here.

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