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I’m Not Here Film Insider Series – April 25th

Exclusive Screening of I’m Not Here
Post Screening Q&A:  J.K. Simmons, Director & Co-Writer Michelle Schumacher


SYNOPSIS: Steve is haunted by his past as every object in his home, every sound he hears reminds him of a specific event in his life. Steve connects the events of his life to discover how he ended up alone and broken. As he relives each significant memory, he understands the generational issues that have held him captive like his father before him. Can he move past the pain and forgive his trespassers, and more importantly, forgive himself?

Director: Michelle Schumacher, Writer: Michelle Schumacher, Tony Cummings
Stars: J.K. SimmonsSebastian StanMaika Monroe

Q&A and discussion with Michelle Schumacher and J.K. Simmons immediately following the screening. They starred on Broadway opposite each other in Cathy Rigby’s Tony nominated Peter Pan, and eventually married. Michelle was nominated for Camerimage’s Best Directorial Debut for the feature film, I’M NOT HERE. She founded Rubber Tree Productions to create truly independent films to entertain and engage. J.K. Simmons is an actor whose films include: Justice League; The Accountant; Spider-Man; Spider-Man 2; Up In The Air; I Love You, Man; and Juno. He is currently starring in the new STARZ television series, Counterpart. He has won a Golden Globe, BAFTA, Independent Spirit and Academy Award for Best Supporting Performance by a Male Actor in Whiplash.


Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
5:30 Cocktail Party
6:30 Screening & Discussion with filmmakers Michelle Schumacher and J.K. Simmons
8:30 Post Reception

I’m Not Here cocktail party will feature food by Craft Pizza and Eureka!. Wine bar compliments of Overland and Shannahan; beer provided by Stella Artois. The post screening reception will feature cookies by The Cravory.

VIP All Access Pass holders, Film Insider Series Pass holders and Patron Circle Members will receive their exclusive invitation via email. Please RSVP quickly as this screening will be full.

We invite you to join us! Become a VIP All Access or Film Insider Series Pass holder  to attend. To support the San Diego International Film Festival all year long, join our Patron Circle

To learn more about the San Diego International Film Festival and how your can attend CLICK HERE.

To learn more about our Film Insider Series (Feb-July) CLICK HERE.