Finding Big Country (Director in Attendance!)
1:45pm - Sunday, Oct 21, 2018
Following three sold out screenings at this year's Vancouver International Film Festival (in addition to winning the prestigious #mustseeBC Award), documentary filmmaker Kathleen S. Jayme's FINDING BIG COUNTRY finds its way to East Vancouver. Jayme will be in attendance and will join in with a Q&A following her remarkable documentary, which follows her "superfan-fuelled" journey to find out whatever-happened-to the defunct Vancouver Grizzlies' most notorious NBA star, Bryant 'Big Country' Reeves.
Sunday, October 21
Doors 1:00 pm | Movie 1:45 pm
Advance tickets $10.50 | $12.50 at the door
*This event will be very busy! Come early for great seats.
Screens with Kobe Bryant's Oscar-winning animated short film, DEAR BASKETBALL.
*Minors welcome in the balcony! Must be 19+ w/ID for bar service and main floor seating.
**Rio Theatre Groupons and passes OK! Please redeem at the door.
FINDING BIG COUNTRY (Kathleen S. Jayme, 2018 / 44 mins / PG) 17 years after controversial Vancouver Grizzlies NBA star Bryant ‘Big Country’ Reeves leaves town, super-fan Kat Jayme goes on a mission to find her childhood hero and tell the story of this forgotten legend.
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