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Thursday, May 08, 2014 - Sunday, May 11, 2014

 

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The emerging Hollywood South rolls out the red carpet at Perkins Rowe this weekend, welcoming the Louisiana International Film Festival. Preceded by a Gala Premiere on Thursday evening, the following three days will include screenings of films from all over the globe at Cinemark Perkins Rowe as well as food, cocktails, and industry networking.

This year’s star-studded lineup includes: God’s Pocket, with the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Christina Hendricks, and John Turturro; Elsa & Fred, set in New Orleans and starring Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer; The Double with Jesse Eisenberg; A Thousand Times Goodnight with Juliette Binoche; and director Roman Polanski’s second North American screening of Venus in Fur; and more! In addition, a special screening of The Devil’s Violinist will be presented with director Bernard Rose in attendance for a Q&A session.

Tickets for individual films can be purchased at the box office and online. All-access passes are on sale for $100 through the festival website, lifilmfest.org. Pass benefits include entry to all films, gala premieres, cocktail receptions, workshops, master classes, tributes, film receptions, and parties. 10000 Perkins Rowe.

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