The film was produced by Charles Steel, Alasdair Flind, Andrew Ruhemann and John Battsek and is based on Meg Rosoff's novel. "How I Live Now" is a Film4 and BFI presentation in association with Protagonist Pictures and Entertainment One; it is a Cowboy Films and Passion Pictures production in association with Prospect Entertainment
Magnet is planning a fall theatrical release. Deal was negotiated by Magnolia's Dori Begley and Peter Van Steemburg with CAA for the filmmakers. Protagonist Pictures is handling international sales.
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