Screening of "Your Sister's Sister" with Filmmaker Lynn Shelton
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Event hosted by: School of Visual Arts
As part ofÂ After School Special: The 2014 School of Visual Arts Alumni Film & Animation Festival, we are pleased to present a special screening of the award-winning filmÂ Your Sister’s SisterÂ (2011), with a special live Skype Q&A with director/screenwriter Lynn Shelton (MFA 1995 Photography and Related Media) and a sneak peek of her upcoming film,Â Laggies. Â The Q&A will be moderated by Annie Malamet (MFA 2015 Photography, Video & Related Media).
Synopsis: Iris invites her friend Jack to stay at her family’s island getaway after the death of his brother. At their remote cabin, Jack’s drunken encounter with Hannah, Iris’ sister, kicks off a revealing stretch of days.Â The film starsÂ Emily Blunt, Rosemarie DeWitt, and Mark Duplass.
Your Sister’s SisterÂ is rated R. Â Parents are strongly cautioned â€“ some material may be inappropriate for children under 17.
To RSVP, or to purchase Festival badges, please click on the ticket icon above.
All After School Special festival screenings are free and open to the public. General Admission RSVPs are appreciated, but not necessary. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors will open approximately 30 minutes prior to each screening.
Festival Badge Information
A limited number of badges, which provide reserved seating at all After School Special festival screenings,Â are available for purchase through Eventbrite.
To guarantee admission to a screening, badge holders must be present in line at SVA Theatre at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled screening start time. Badge holders must exit SVA Theatre following each screening and must re-enter for any subsequent screenings.
Badges can only be picked up at SVA Theatre (333 W 23rd Street, New York, NY 10011) during the following times: 5:30PM-8:00PM Friday 9/19, 11:30AM-11:59PM Saturday 9/20, or 12:30PM-5:45PM Sunday 9/21. They cannot be picked up in advance of the festival dates. Â An ID and/or Eventbrite receipt (printed or on a mobile device) is required for pickup.
Badges can only be purchased online in advance of the screening. Â They will not be available for purchase at the door.
Badges are final sale. There are no refunds or exchanges. They are not for resale and are non-transferable. Name changes are not permitted. Festival badges are intended for one person.
Concessions are not available for purchase at SVA Theatre. Â Guests are welcome to bring food and drink. Â Glass bottles are not permitted.
Please contact [email protected] with questions.