Sony hires Woz as “technical tutor” for the movie of Steve Jobs
Sony announced this week that Aaron Sorkin is who will tailor the biography of Steve Jobs , written by Walter Isaacson, to make a movie. The writer now revealed further details of the project, such as Steve Wozniak working on the development of the film.
Woz was hired by the study as “guardian” of the project to deliver technical and Jobs himself for filming. Wozniak co-founded Apple in 1976.
Sorkin told Reuters he had not yet clear how the story would face, saying “I know very little about what I write. It can not be simply a biography because it is very difficult to get out of your head that structure ‘from the cradle to the grave’ of a biography, “he said.
Sorkin has already used non-linear stories in The Social Network, which won an Oscar and where the story jumped from the early days of Facebook and the trials that had to face Mark Zuckerberg years later.
“Drama is tension versus obstacle. Someone wants something, something keeps achieve. And I need to find this event and find him, “said Sorkin, who is currently preparing the series The Newsroom, which will air soon on HBO. Once you finish that project will begin work on the film on Jobs.
Link: Sorkin says Jobs will not be straight biography movie (Reuters)Tags: Aaron Sorkin, film, Sony, Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak