DISNEY’S FROZEN 2 TO CLOSE INTO FILM FESTIVAL THE WORLD’S LARGEST FREE YOUTH FILM FESTIVAL 6-22 NOV
An exclusive Pupil Premiere of Disney’s hugely anticipated Frozen 2, will close this year’s Into Film Festival in London’s Leicester Square on November 22.
“We are thrilled that Frozen 2 will be the closing film of this years Into Film festival” said Charlotte Tudor, Vice President of Studios Marketing UK/EMEA for Disney and Animation. “Over the years we’ve built a special relationship with Into Film, so we are delighted to continue this by screening one of the world’s most anticipated movies for this wonderful audience. Supporting Into Film is so important to us at Disney and we hope this pupil premiere of Frozen 2 will continue to encourage school children’s love of cinema.”
Six years after Frozen’s record-breaking release in 2013, Frozen 2 asks the question of why was Elsa born with magical powers? The answer is calling her and threatening her kingdom. Together with Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven, she'll set out on a dangerous but remarkable journey. From the Academy Award®-winning team – directors Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck. Producer Peter Del Vecho and songwriters Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez – and featuring the voices of Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff and Josh Gad, Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Frozen 2 opens in UK Cinemas on November 22, 2019.
The Into Film festival, hosted by film education charity, Into Film, is now in its seventh successful year, welcoming half a million young people and their teachers to over 3,000 UK-wide screenings and special events for schools, colleges, youth leaders and teachers in venues across the UK www.intofilm.org/festival.
The Festival opens across the UK on November 6 with 40 simultaneous pupil premieres of climate change documentary, 2040, cited as the first film to offer a positive solution to youth ‘eco anxiety’. The Festival programme includes film previews, filmmaker guests, industry events and the best films of the past 12 months and more for 5-19 year olds.
The Into Film Festival is completely supported by the UK film industry, the major UK cinema chains and a vast and varied selection of venues across the UK who all make this free cultural event possible. Accessibility and inclusivity are key aims of the Festival with over half of the programme offered as audio-described, subtitled or autism-friendly.
The Into Film Festival 2019 will take place from 6-22 November. All events and screenings are free. For programme information, to book tickets and download resources visit www.intofilm.org/festival