The Chicago International Film Festival will play host to gala screenings of Damien Chazelle’s La La Land and Denis Villeneuve’s Arrival as respective bookends to the 52nd Festival, opening on October 13 and closing on October 27.
The View from Tall
NAME OF FILM: THE VIEW FROM TALL
DIRECTOR(S): Erica Weiss, Caitlin Parrish
STARRING: Amanda Pflieger CAST Amanda Drinkall, Michael Patrick Thornton, Carolyn Braver
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: A precocious high school senior finds an unlikely lifeline in her court-mandated therapist after she is ostracized from school after a sexual transgression with her English teacher goes viral.
The 2016 LA Film Festival today unveiled the official U.S. Fiction, Documentary, World Fiction, Nightfall and LA Muse sections lineup. The Festival runs June 1-9, 2016 at the ArcLight Cinemas.