Ebertfest Attracts Oliver Stone, Steve James, Patton Oswalt (EXCLUSIVE)

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The 16th annual Roger Ebert Film Festival will screen Oliver Stone’s “Born on the Fourth of July,” Steve James’ Ebert doc “Life Itself” and “Young Adult,” starring Charlize Theron and Patton Oswalt.

The event, better known as Ebertfest, will take place April 23-27 in Champaign, Ill., and be hosted by Chaz Ebert. It’s the second fest since Roger Ebert passed away April 4.

Stone, James and Oswalt are slated to attend the event. “Born on the Fourth of July” was released in 1989, while “Life Itself” premiered at Sundance and “Young Adult” debuted in 2011.

The festival also released a new trailer, created and produced by Filipino critic Michael Mirasol.

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  1. David says:

    Here’s a fun look at last year’s festival: http://vimeo.com/83732129

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