LONG LIVE THE KING | FNTFF 2017


LONG LIVE THE KING: THE LEGACY OF KING KONG
|| HAMILTON PREMIERE ||
2016, DIR. FRANK DIETZ AND TRISH GEIGER, 67 MIN. USA

Screens with short film POLICY (USA) || Director: Donavon Thompson

SHOW TIMES: Sunday, March 26, 2017 @ 4:00pm (Elaine Mae Theatre)




Recommended If You Like

Classic Monsters * Documentaries * Giant Monsters

SHORT SUMMARY

Feature documentary about the enduring popularity of the character King Kong, and how the 1933 film has inspired countless artists, writers and filmmakers.



FULL DESCRIPTION

84 years since his first rampage through New York, King Kong still reigns supreme as one of the most enduring and fascinating movie monsters ever created, but what makes him so special in the hearts of movie monster fans? Presented in LONG LIVE THE KING's charming and riveting documentary style, you will join influential Hollywood directors like Joe Dante (Gremlins), actors and writers like Doug Jones (Hellboy) and Dana Gould (The Simpsons), monster movie historians and collectors like Bob Burns, and modern special FX masters like Greg Nicotero (The Walking Dead), Tom Woodruff Jr (Aliens), Chris Walas (The Fly), and more as they discuss the influence King Kong had on their lives and careers. Long Live the King is a big-hearted celebration of the 8th Wonder of the World just in time for Kong's return to the big screen. Will put a smile on the face of monster kids everywhere, young and old.






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