AFI adds latenight screening

AFI Fest 2002 has added a midnight screening of Nicolas Cage’s directorial debut, “Sonny,” on Friday at ArcLight Hollywood.

“The AFI fest is noted for supporting first-time directors, and it is a particular pleasure to host Nicolas Cage’s outstanding directorial debut,” said festival director Christian Gaines.

A Saturn Films/Gold Circle Films production, “Sonny” is produced by Cage, Norm Golightly and Paul Brooks. Gold Circle Films and Samuel Goldwyn Films will release the pic in New York and Los Angeles on Dec. 27, expanding to other markets in January.

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