In case you did not know, George Clooney’s next big project for which he is not only an actor but also a director will be published on Netflix next week. The Midnight Sky is a post-apocalyptic story about a lone scientist in the Arctic who tries to keep astronauts warm so as not to return to earth.
The movie, which also stars Felicity Jones, is reportedly one of the most anticipated stories of this year. it was recently revealed that Clooney was admitted to hospital during the filming of the movie because the actor in the role demanded that he lose about twelve kilos.
In a recent interview, Clooney told how the isolation his character faces in the film is similar to what happened around the world this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ‘After we finished shooting, the pandemic arose and it became clear that the story was really shrouded in our desperate need to be home, and our desperate need to be close to the people we love and in communication with the people we love, and close to them, and how difficult the struggle is to communicate with each other, ”he said.
The actor further added that both he and his wife Amal Clooney felt during isolation that they had similar feelings at home as well. “I miss my parents, you know. I miss my sister, and I think Amal misses her parents … We look forward to getting through this section, ‘he added.
Speaking about the film and its vision, along with the impeccable timing, Clooney said: ‘We wanted to talk about what man is capable of doing to man and humanity, and I talked to Netflix about my view of it … all the anger and hatred and all the things that have happened in our lives, not just the US, but all over the world. ”