The Los Angeles Premiere of “The Air I Breathe”

Photo and Text by Oliver Carnay

Thinkfilm and h Magazine presented the Los Angeles Premiere of the movie of “The Air I Breathe” held at the ArcLight Cinema on Tuesday, January 15, 2007. Actors Andy Garcia, Brendan Fraser, Sarah Michelle Gellar with director of the movie, Jieho Lee attended, together with other invited celebrities: John Cho, Alana Curry, Napiera Groves, Phoebe Price, Richard Schiff, Samantha Harris, Seth Green, Sheila Kelly, Sienna Guillory, Todd Stashwick, among others.

“The Air I Breathe” is based on a Chinese proverb, with four overlapping stories dramatizing the four emotional cornerstones of life: happiness, pleasure, sorrow, and love. A businessman (Forest Whitaker) bets his life on a horse race, a gangster (Brendan Fraser) sees the future, a pop star (Sarah Michelle Gellar) falls prey to a crime boss (Andy Garcia) and a doctor (Kevin Bacon) must save the love of his life. The movie, which runs 97 minutes and is rated “R” by the MPAA is opening this weekend, January 25th. More photos from the Premiere at Photo Gallery.