Johnny Depp as War Photographer W. Eugene Smith Revealed in Minamata

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Johnny Depp as War Photographer W. Eugene Smith Revealed in Minamata
Minamata began shooting in January of this year, with Johnny Depp set to play famed War photographer W. Eugene Smith. At the time, we were given a look at Depp in character just as the production was starting up. Now, we have a first look Depp in the actual movie.

Metalwork Pictures' Minamata stars Johnny Depp as celebrated war photographer W. Eugene Smith in a redemptive thriller that is being called a real-life David versus Goliath story. Smith is pitted against a powerful corporation responsible for poisoning the people of Minamata, Japan in 1971.

Minamata is an extremely moving story of how one man's powerful photograph impacted the world to take action.&#160 HanWay Films is handling international sales at the Cannes Film Festival this week. The movie is directed by Metalwork Pictures' Andrew Levitas and also stars Bill Nighy, Minami, Hiroyuki Sanada, Tadanobu Asano, Ryo Kase, and Jun Kunimura.

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