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Jessica Chastain and John Madden on “The Debt”

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/the_ticket/item/survivors_angst_fuels_telling_of_holocaust_story_20110823

As Jessica Chastain was preparing for her role in the Mossad thriller “The Debt,” her voluminous research led her to the story of a survivor who witnessed the destruction of her entire family in the Holocaust. “It was a woman’s memory of something she had seen as a young girl,” said Chastain, a 30-year-old Juilliard graduate who has turned heads for her performances in “The Tree of Life” and “The Help.”

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