Screening – ANOMALISA w/ Q&A (New York)
VES Members and a Guest are Invited to a Pre-Release Screening of Paramount Pictures’ ANOMALISA, Followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers.
Panelists will include Producer/Director/Writer Charlie Kaufman and Producer/Director Duke Johnson. (All panelists’ participation based on availability.)
Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows. Please arrive at least 30 minutes early and be sure to bring your valid VES card for admission. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. An RSVP does not guarantee seating.
Directed by Charlie Kaufman & Duke Johnson
Written by Charlie Kaufman
Produced by Rosa Tran, Duke Johnson, Charlie Kaufman, Dino Stamatopoulos
Starring Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tom Noonan, David Thewlis
Michael Stone (David Thewlis), husband, father and respected author of How May I Help You Help Them? is a man crippled by the mundanity of his life. On a business trip to Cincinnati, where he’s scheduled to speak at a convention of customer service professionals, Michael checks into the Fregoli Hotel and meets Lisa Hesselman (Jennifer Jason Leigh), a socially awkward sales rep from Akron who may or may not be the love of his life. Directed by Charlie Kaufman and Duke Johnson and written by Charlie Kaufman comes a darkly comedic, stop-motion journey.
Release Date: December 30, 2015
Running Time: 90 minutes