Sony Classics brought three pics to the AFI Fest currently underway at the ArcLight, debuting ‘House of Flying Daggers,’ first Saturday night, then following that up with ‘Bad Education’ Sunday and ‘William Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice’ Tuesday Night.
‘Venice’ stars Lynn Collins, Zuleikha Robinson and Joseph Fiennes were onhand for that pic’s unspooling. Also attending were Sony’s John Calley and helmer Michael Radford.
‘Education’ attendees included helmer Pedro almodovar, helmer’s frequent muse Penelope Cruz, and thesp brittany Murphy.
Sony Classics’ Michael Barker, Tom Barnard and pic’s Zhang Ziyi took in ‘Daggers’ at Saturday’s preem.