The Words, starring Jeremy Irons, will be the closing night film at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Its gala red carpet premiere will be at 9:30 pm on Saturday 28 January, at Peery’s Egyptian Theater in Ogden, Utah.
DIRECTOR Brian Klugman, Lee Sternthal
SCREENWRITERS Brian Klugman, Lee Sternthal
U.S.A., 2011, 96 min, color,
English with some French
|6:30 pm||1/27/2012||WORDS27CE||Eccles Theatre||Park City||Waitlist Only|
|9:00 am||1/28/2012||WORDS28CM||Eccles Theatre||Park City||Waitlist Only|
|9:30 pm||1/28/2012||WORDS28ON||Peery’s Egyptian Theater||Ogden||Available|
|12:30 pm||1/29/2012||WORDS29GD||Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center||Salt Lake City||Waitlist Only|
The 2012 Sundance Film Festival takes place Jan. 19-29.
Rory Jansen (Bradley Cooper), a struggling writer, aspires to be the next great literary voice. When he discovers a lost manuscript in a weathered attaché case, he realizes he possesses something extraordinary that he desperately wishes he had created. Rory decides to pass the work off as his own and finally receives the recognition he desperately craves. However, he soon learns that living with his choice will not be as easy as he thought as he faces a moral dilemma that will make him take a hard look at the man he has become.
CLOSING NIGHT FILM Gala Premiere at 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 28th.
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS Laura Rister, Cassian Elwes, Lisa Wilson, Bradley Cooper
PRODUCERS Michael Benaroya, Tatiana Kelly, Jim Young
CINEMATOGRAPHER Antonio Calvache
EDITOR Leslie Jones
PRODUCTION DESIGNER Michele LaLiberte
COMPOSER Marcelo Zarvos
CAST Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Irons, Dennis Quaid, Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana, Ben Barnes