@TheGiverMovie Joins #AOLBUILD

08/11/2014 11:36 am ET | Updated Oct 11, 2014

Gino DePinto, AOL BUILD

A best-selling novel and 1994 Newbery Medal winner written by Lois Lowry, The Giver is making the jump from the school curriculum to the big screen on August 15th for what will be the highly-anticipated movie of the summer.

Directed by Phillip Noyce and starring movie-legends Meryl Streep and Jeff Bridges along new talent, Brendon Thwaites and Cameron Monaghan, join #AOLBUILD in welcoming Lois Lowry, Phillip Noyce and the young cast who will reveal the secrets behind turning this iconic novel into an equally iconic film.

Check out the full #AOLBUILD segment below to hear more about the ins and outs of "The Giver":