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SFS Talkies @ GV Suntec City: LIFE ITSELF (M18)

What The life and career of the renowned film critic and social commentator, Roger Ebert. Directed by Steve James (Hoop Dreams, 1994). Exclusive Singapore premiere. The screening will be preceded by a short Annual General Meeting with SFS audience members.
When 2 December 2014 (Tuesday), 9:00pm
Where Golden Village Suntec City
3 Temasek Boulevard #03-373 Suntec City Mall Singapore 038983 (East Atrium, next to Tower 4, Level 3)
Admission

Admission for SFS members only -- flash your membership card to go in. You may bring up to 2 guests if you hold a SFS Reel membership card. Non-members may sign up online or at the door -- we will issue membership on the spot. No tickets will be sold. Free seating. Our booth will open from 8:00 - 9:00pm at the venue.

 

LIFE ITSELF (Singapore Premiere - Screening will be preceded by a short Annual General Meeting with SFS audience members)

To RSVP for the screening or to purchase membership online:  Walk-ins for the screening or membership signups at our booth are also available on first come-first served basis.

Director: Steve James
2014 | USA | Documentary | English
120 minutes | M18: Sexual Scenes and Nudity

Cast: Roger Ebert, Chaz Ebert, Gene Siskel, Martin Scorsese, Werner Herzog, Errol Morris, Ramin Bahrani

Synopsis: Acclaimed director Steve James (Hoop Dreams) and executive producers Martin Scorsese and Steven Zaillian present LIFE ITSELF, a documentary film that recounts the inspiring and entertaining life of  world-renowned film critic and social commentator Roger Ebert – a story that is by turns personal,  funny, painful, and transcendent. Based on his bestselling memoir of the same name, LIFE ITSELF, explores the legacy of Roger Ebert’s life, from his Pulitzer Prize-winning film criticism at the Chicago Sun-Times to becoming one of the most influential cultural voices in America.

Review by Eternality Tan [Film Blogger and Programming Manager of SFS]: http://filmnomenon2.blogspot.sg/2014/06/life-itself.html