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LA Film Fest

Love & Basketball film

June 13, 2015


8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

FIGat7th
Plaza
735 S. Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Love & Basketball 

Saturday, June 13
7:00  p.m.  Pop-a-shot competition and DJ set by Chris Brown and Lon Mc Q (Radio FREE 102.3 FM KJLH)
8:00 p.m. Screening

Free popcorn. $5 parking.
Seating limited. Blankets welcome. Early arrival suggested.

Gina Prince Bythewood’s ode to romance on the courtand the competitive efforts to keep romance alive off the hardwoodstars Sanaa Lathan and Omar Epps as friends whose lifelong relationship tracks their obsession with basketball as it blooms into something deeper, and not without pitfalls. This screening will reunite Prince-Bythewood with her cast including Sanaa Lathan, Regina Hall, Kyla Pratt, Glenndon Chatman, Gabrielle Union, Dennis Haysbert, Debi Morgan and Alfre Woodard.

Celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the classic-game changing romantic drama Love and Basketball as part of the Los Angeles Film Festival. Enjoy pre-film beats by Lon Mand bites at the many FIGat7TH eateries. Director Gina PrinceBythewood and select cast members will be on-hand for post event Q&A. Come early and shoot some hoops to score free gift certificates!

Directed by: Gina Prince-Bythewood
Screenwriter: Gina Prince-Bythewood
Producers: Sam Kitt, Spike Lee
Cinematographer: Reynaldo Villalobos
Editor: Terilyn A. Shropshire
Music: Terence Blanchard
Cast: Sanaa Lathan, Omar Epps, Regina Hall, Kyla Pratt, Glenndon Chatman, Gabrielle Union, Dennis Haysbert, Debi Morgan and Alfre Woodard

 

Also join us for The LXD: The Legion Of Extraordinary Dancers, the world’s first online dance adventure with director Jon M. Chu.

The LXD: The Uprising Begins
Friday, June 12
7:00 p.m. Dancing and DJ set by Andre Uribe (Soulection)
8:00 p.m. Screening