2014 San Diego Film Festival announces full festival line-up; "Wild" starring Reese Witherspoon will open festival while Hilary Swank and Josh Duhamel's movie "You're Not You" wil close




- Gala Presentations Include "Laggies," "The Equalizer," "The Good Lie" and "The Imitation Game"

- 89 Films Chosen for Narrative, Documentary and Short Competition

SAN DIEGO, CA (September 3, 2014) – The San Diego Film Festival, produced by the San Diego Film Foundation, announced today its full festival line-up. The 13th edition will take place September 24th through September 28th in San Diego, CA. As previously announced, "Wild" starring Reese Witherspoon and Laura Dern will open the festival and "You’re Not You" starring Hilary Swank, Emmy Rossum and Josh Duhamel will close the festival. Duhamel will be in attendance for the screening.

"Wild" trailer:


"You're Not You" trailer:


“The San Diego Film Festival will celebrate the year’s best independent cinema from emerging and established filmmakers showcasing their latest works to some of Hollywood’s most buzz-worthy award season releases,” said Tonya Mantooth, Vice President and Director of Programming, San Diego Film Festival. “We’ve curated a wide selection of films that we hope movie lovers of all genres will enjoy.”

Leading the program are gala presentation screenings, which include Lynn Shelton’s "Laggies" starring Chloë Grace Moretz, Keira Knightley and Sam Rockwell, Philippe Falardeau’s "The Good Lie" starring Reese Witherspoon, Morten Tyldum’s "The Imitation Game" starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley, and Antoine Fuqua’s "The Equalizer" starring Denzel Washington, Michael Csokas and Chloë Grace Moretz.

In addition, the San Diego Film Festival is proud to screen narrative, documentary and short films all in competition vying for top honors.

Screenings will be held at the Reading Theater in Downtown San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter and ArcLight Cinemas in La Jolla. The complete list of 2014 San Diego Film Festival titles are available at www.sdfilmfest.com



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