Thursday 24th April 2014,

Bad Ass Asians

Variety: #Linsanity to Be Released in Theaters October 4.

posted by Randall

 LinsanityEvan Jackson Leong’s Linsanity will be released October 4th in 20 cities across the country.

Variety reports that Ketchup  entertainment has signed a distribution deal for the documentary about the rise from basketball obscurity to Linsanity for Jeremy Lin.

The film will open in San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles and Boston and about 15 other cities.

It debut to rave reviews at the Sundance Film Festival and made its New York debut tonight at the Asian American International Film Festival.

Co-producers Chris Chen and Brian Yang, recently attended a screening in Washington,

“This journey of Jeremy’s has been remarkable,” said Yang according to ECNS. “I’m just glad I’ve been along for part of the ride.”

For more on the distribution deal, you can read Variety.

You can read more about the film itself in ECNS.

And don’t forget to check out AsAmNews’s interview with director Evan Jackson Leong here.


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