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1.10.2017 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm PST | Conference, Event

Screening – Manchester By The Sea (Sydney)

Blue Cat Pictures have extended an invite to Sydney VES Members and A Guest to a special pre-release screening of Kenneth Lonergan’s MANCHESTER BY THE SEA


This screening has been made possible with the generous participation of ANZ distributor Universal Pictures International. 


When: Tuesday 10th January, 2017

Time: 6.00pm

Location: Universal Theatrette, 1 Munn Street, Millers Point, Sydney 


RSVP is essential to: [email protected] 





Synopsis: After the death of his older brother Joe (Kyle Chandler), Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) is shocked to learn that Joe has made him sole guardian of his nephew Patrick (Lucas Hedges). Taking leave of his job, Lee reluctantly returns to Manchester-by-the-Sea to care for Patrick, a spirited 16-year-old, and is forced to deal with a past that separated him from his wife Randi (Michelle Williams) and the community where he was born and raised. Bonded by the man who held their family together, Lee and Patrick struggle to adjust to a world without him. 


MANCHESTER BY THE SEA is written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan, and produced by Matt Damon p.g.a., Kimberly Steward p.g.a, Chris Moore p.g.a., Lauren Beck p.g.a. and Kevin J. Walsh p.g.a. The film stars Casey Affleck, Kyle Chandler, Lucas Hedges and Michelle Williams. Cinematography is by Jody Lee Lipes, editing by Jennifer Lame, original score by Lesley Barber, production design by Ruth De Jong, the set decorator is Florencia Martin, and costume design by Melissa Toth. 


Universal Pictures is releasing the film nationally on 26 January 2017. 



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