'Playing Columbine' set for AFI fest
Lineup announced for Oct. 30-Nov. 9 editionDanny Ledonne's "Playing Columbine," a documentary about the video game "Super Columbine Massacre RPG!" will have its world premiere at AFI Fest 2008.
On Wednesday, the Los Angeles film fest, a program of the American Film Festival, began rolling out its lineup for its next edition, which runs Oct. 30-Nov. 9 at the ArcLight Cinemas in hollywood.
The schedule also includes the North American premieres of Rodrigo Pla's "The Desert Within," Fernando Eimbcke's "Lake Tahoe" and Margarita Jimeno's documentary "Gogol Bordello Non-Stop."
AFI Fest will also screen 10 films that will play at the Toronto International Film Festival. They include: Paul Schrader's "Adam Ressected"; Arnaud Desplechin's "A Christmas Tale" (Un conte de Noel); Matteo Garrone's "Gomorrah"; Kim Jee Woon's "The Good, the Bad, the Weird"; Pablo Trapero's "Lion's Den"; Lisandro Alonso's "Liverpool"; Yulene Olaizola's "Shakespeare and Victor Hugo's Intimacies"; Anthony Fabian's "Skin"; Ari Folman's "Waltz with Bashir"; and Kelly Reichardt's "Wendy and Lucy."