This film, based on Lois Lowry's book, tells the story of a perfect world. Everyone
here is happy. When Jonas is 12 years old, he's chosen to be the community's Receiver
of Memories. He enters into training with an old man called The Giver. From the Giver,
Jonas learns about pain, sadness, war, and all the unhappy truths of the "real" world.
He quickly realizes that his community is fake. Confronted with this reality, Jonas
faces difficult choices about his own life and his future.