CapeTown Film Festival Full Line-Up Announced: Edgar Wright, Richard Donner, Leonard Nimoy & More
EW sent over the complete line-up for their upcoming CapeTown Film Festival.
We see Edgar Wright, director on the Ant-Man movie, will be there.
Also joining the previously announced special-guest with Kurt Russell is John Carpenter, Noah Whyle (Falling Skies), Neil Gaiman, Travis Knight, Richard Donner (Superman), Terry Gilliam, and Leonard Nimoy (Star Trek).
See below for more.
LINEUP ANNOUNCED FOR THE “CAPETOWN FILM FESTIVAL” CO-PRESENTED BY ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY AND THE AMERICAN CINEMATHEQUE ANDSPONSORED BY TNT’s FALLING SKIES AT THE EGYPTIAN THEATRE IN HOLLYWOOD
Complete Lineup Includes Screening Details and List of Special Guests
Seven Day Festival to Run April 30th – May 6th
(NEW YORK, NY) - April 5, 2013 - Entertainment Weekly today announced the complete lineup for the EW CapeTown Film Festival (CapeTown) in Los Angeles. The inaugural film festival, in conjunction with American Cinematheque and sponsored by TNT’s Falling Skies, will feature Sci-Fi, Superhero, and Fantasy screenings along with Q&A Panels and special guests including Kurt Russell, John Carpenter, Neil Gaiman, Terry Gilliam and Edgar Wright. The EW CapeTown Festival will run from Tuesday, April 30th through Monday, May 6th at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood, CA.
Tickets go on sale April 8th and can be purchased at the Egyptian Theatre box office (6712 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028), on www.fandango.com (theatre zip code 90028) or by calling 1-800-FANDANGO (Egyptian Theatre code: 2206). A limited number of tickets will also be available during a special April 6 presale at the Egyptian Theatre box office for EW subscribers. Tickets will be sold only between noon and 5 p.m. to EW subscribers who bring 1) their photo I.D. and 2) a recent issue of EW with a subscription label on the cover that matches their I.D. The presale is also for American Cinematheque members with photo I.D.
The complete lineup is listed below:
EW CapeTown Film Festival Schedule of Events - Egyptian Theatre, Los Angeles
Tuesday, April 30
Special Announcement Coming Soon!
Wednesday, May 1
7:30pm Shaun of the Dead
Special guest: Edgar Wright
Thursday, May 2
7:30pm The Thing
Special guest: John Carpenter
Friday, May 3
7pm Escape from New York
Special guest: Kurt Russell
Bonus! Advance Screening of TNT’s Falling Skies Season 3 Premiere (show premieres June 9th)
Special guest: Noah Wyle
Saturday, May 4
“May the 4th Be With You” Celebration
10am Return of the Jedi – INVITATION ONLY
2pm Return of the Jedi
6pm Return of the Jedi
10pm Return of the Jedi
Sunday, May 5
10am Despicable Me
Special guests: Neil Gaiman and Travis Knight
4pm The Goonies
Special guest: Richard Donner
8pm Twelve Monkeys
Special guest: Terry Gilliam
The evening with Terry Gilliam is co-presented by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles.
Monday, May 6
7:30pm Star Trek (2009)
Special guest: Leonard Nimoy