News Eva 2.0, Tekkonkinkreet to Be Screened in Atlanta
posted on 2011-03-07 18:55 EST
The Anime After Dark touring film festival has announced that it is partnering with Anime Weekend Atlanta to host a four-hour anime film marathon on March 25 in Atlanta, Georgia. The marathon will include Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance, Tekkonkinkreet, Sailor Moon R Movie: Promise of the Rose, Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust, and a "secret cult classic feature." The event will also include a hallway cosplay contest and the videogame Rock Band played on a theatrical screen.
The marathon will take place on March 25 from 12:00 a.m. to 4:00 a.m. at the Midtown Arts Cinema in Atlanta, Georgia. Tickets cost US$20 each if purchased online. The price for attendees who purchase tickets at the event has not been announced.
The traveling festival launched in 2008 in Monterey, California. The festival's first outing showed a variety of films over several nights, including Tekkonkinkreet, Kakurenbo, and Ghost in the Shell: Innocence.
The Evangelion: 2.22 You Can (Not) Advance version of the latest Evangelion film will ship on Blu-ray Disc and DVD in North America on March 29.
[Via Creative Loafing Atlanta]