Following the international premiere of Life Itself in the "Cannes Classics" program at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival this May, the film will then head to dates in New Zealand and Australia.
The film's director Steve James will attend the New Zealand premiere at theDocumentary Edge Festival, which is also showcasing his classic Hoop Dreams. The dates for the films are as follows:
The Sydney Film Festival will host two screenings of Life Itself, on June 7th and 12th. Get more details, and read about the film's recent appearance at Ebertfest in a preview written by Katherine Tulich for the Sydney Morning Herald.
The film will be released in US theaters and VOD on July 4th. More US festivals and international dates will be announced very soon.