Seeing Stars: Movie Premieres

PRESS RELEASE



    The 2008 AFI FEST presented by Audi Presents
    the Opening Night Gala Presentation of
    THE SOLOIST

    WHO: Joe Wright (Dir.), Jamie Foxx, Catherine Keener

    WHAT: THE SOLOIST is a fact-based tale of Nathaniel Ayers (Jamie Foxx), a hugely gifted violinist and cellist who, after schizophrenic episodes, drops out of Juilliard and winds up on the streets of L.A. With the help of a journalist (Robert Downey Jr.), he chases his dreams of playing at Walt Disney Concert Hall. The cast also includes Catherine Keener and Rachael Harris.

    Also attending:

      DEADGIRL: Marcel Sarmiento (PROD/DIR), Gadi Harel (PROD/DIR), Andrew DiPalma

      UNTIL THE LIGHT TAKES US: Aaron Aites (PROD/DIR), Audrey Ewell (PROD/DIR), Eduardo Antin

      AFI FEST Jury members: Saffron Burrows Michelle Trachtenberg Virginia Madsen

      Festival guests: Amber Tamblyn David Cross Sally Hawkins (HAPPY GO LUCKY)

    WHEN: Thursday, October 30, 2008 6:30-7:30 PM
                 PRESS CHECK IN AT 6:00PM

    WHERE: The ArcLight Hollywood Cinerama Dome
                   6360 Sunset Blvd.
                   Hollywood, CA

    RSVP: jwildman@AFI.com
    For other press inquiries contact: John Wildman at (323) 856-7774





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