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(July 25) EIGHTH GRADE screening + Q&A w/ Bo Burnham
The Writers Guild of America, East
invites you and one (1) guest to attend a screening of
Followed by a Q&A with writer & director Bo Burnham
WGA Member Event (RSVP Required)
Wednesday, July 25, 7:00pm
This event includes a 30-minute post-screening Q&A. As a courtesy to Mr. Burnham, attendees are expected to stay to the end of the event.
Thirteen-year-old Kayla endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school—the end of her thus far disastrous eighth grade year—before she begins high school.
Written and Directed by: Bo Burnham
Produced by: Scott Rudin, Eli Bush, Lila Yacoub, Chris Storer
Starring: Elsie Fisher, Josh Hamilton, Emily Robinson, Jake Ryan
Release date: July 13th, 2018 (NY and LA with expansion to follow)
MPAA Rating: R
Running Time: 93 minutes
This invitation is nontransferable, seating is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis.
Please arrive at least 30 minutes early.
Screenings are overbooked to compensate for no-shows.
RSVPs do not guarantee seating, and no one will be admitted once the film has started.
RSVP Cancellation Policy
We understand that unplanned issues can come up and you may need to cancel your attendance at a screening. If that happens, you must provide at least five (5) hours advance notice to allow the accommodation of other members on the waiting list. Cancellations must be made by email; phone cancellations will not be accepted.
After missing three screenings without sending a cancellation notice to email@example.com within the defined window, you will be notified that you have been placed on a three-month hiatus from attending WGAE screenings.
Please note that is your responsibility to track your reservations and strikes. You will only be notified upon your third and final strike that you have been placed on hiatus.
Our priority is ensuring that our programming is robustly attended and accessible to all members. We hope this policy will enable us to better serve the needs of all members.