Press Trust of India
December 04, 2012 17:46 IST
Ashton Kutcher shooting for the Steve Jobs biopic in Delhi
Ashton Kutcher's Steve Jobs biopic, Joseph Gordon-Levitt's directorial debut and Amanda
Seyfried's Linda Lovelace film are among the highlights of the star-studded lineup of the Sundance Film Festival 2013.
Kutcher's film Jobs, which has been grabbing people's
attention since it was announced last April, will serve as the
closing night film. While Gordon-Levitt's directorial debut
Don Jon's Addiction and Seyfried's Lovelace will have its
premiere at the event.
Sundance's director of programming, Trevor Groth, said,
"'Jobs' is picked to close the event because there is
something inspirational about it. To see what he achieved by
just like staying true to his vision is something that, you
know, I think a lot of people can relate to and get hope
Back to the star-studded lineup, Nicole Kidman's intense
thriller Stoker and Dakota Fanning's drama Very Good Girls
are among the other highlights.
Jennifer Hudson and Jordin Sparks' touching drama The
Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete, and Shia LaBeouf and
Rupert Grint's romance film The Necessary Death of Charlie
Countryman are also included in the list.
Sundance additionally will release a list of films for
Documentary Premieres. Among the notable selections, there are
Alex Gibney's We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks, Dave
Grohl's Sound City, and Alison Ellwood's History of the
The 2013 Sundance Film Festival will include 113
feature-length films from 32 countries and 51 first-time
filmmakers, including 27 in competition. The event will run
from January 17-27.