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In a press release sent out last night, it was announced that Christopher Nolan's brilliant film 'Memento' is going to be re-released for a special one-night-only limited release later this month. In addition to being a brand new high definition print of the film, it will also include a Q&A with Christopher Nolan speaking with filmmaker Guillermo Del Toro. The release also announces a 10th Anniversary Special Edition Blu-ray of the film, to be available on February 22nd.
Here is the press release:
LOS ANGELES, CA -- 02/09/11 -- Ten years after its powerful theatrical debut, the classic thriller Memento, released by Exclusive Media Group's Newmarket Films, celebrates its anniversary with ONE NIGHT ONLY screenings on February 17th, 2011, in 11 select digital cinemas (theatres listed below) across North America via Cinedigm Digital Cinema (NASDAQ: CIDM). These screenings will feature never-before-seen question and answer footage with award-winning writer and director, Christopher Nolan (Inception, The Dark Knight), speaking with acclaimed filmmaker Guillermo Del Toro. The film will be screened from an all-new, director-approved, high definition digital print. Suspenseful and unique, this daring and challenging Academy Award® nominated, movie launched Nolan's career.
Memento will also be released as a 10th Anniversary Special Edition Blu-ray, available from Lionsgate Home Entertainment on February 22nd. The Blu-ray comes packed with special features including a brand new featurette with the director discussing the legacy of the film, plus the director's script, audio commentary with Christopher Nolan, the original short story, "Anatomy of a Scene" and more!
The exclusive Q&A footage can be seen ONLY IN THEATRES and features a conversation between Nolan and Del Toro which was recorded during a sold out Memento screening on February 4th, 2011 at The American Cinematheque Egyptian Theatre in Los Angeles. Nolan shares his insights and opinions on the impact Memento had on his life and his overall body of work.
CONFIRMED THEATRES HOSTING SPECIAL MEMENTO EVENT:
USA DMA Theatre Address City St
New York, NY City Cinemas 181 Second Avenue New York NY
City Cinemas Village
Atlanta, GA Studio Movie Grill 2880 Holcomb Bridge Alpharetta GA
Holcomb Bridge 9 Road
Boston, MA Nat'l Amusements 670 Legacy Place Dedham MA
Legacy Place 15
Dallas, TX Studio Movie Grill 225 Merchants Row Arlington TX
Houston, TX Studio Movie Grill 805 Town & Country Houston TX
City Center 8 Way Bldg
Los Angeles, CA Rave The Bridge 19 The Promenade at Los Angeles CA
Howard Hughes Center
6081 Center Dr
San Diego, CA UltraStar Mission 7510 Hazard Center San Diego CA
Valley 7 Dr., #104
Washington DC Rave Fairfax Corner 11900 Palace Way Fairfax VA
Toronto, ON Cineplex Varsity 12 55 Bloor Street West Toronto ON
Vancouver, BC Cineplex Scotiabank 900 Burrard Street Vancouver BC
For more information on these screenings, visit the ChrisNolanMemento Facebook Page.