The screening of the “In Heights” Tribeca festival on Wednesday was the first major movie event in New York City since the Covid-19 epidemic.
And it was a celebration. The festivities took place at the United Palace Theater in Washington Heights.
“We deserve to have fun today,” Daphne Rubin-Vega, Who plays Daniela, the owner of Warner Bros. hair salon Lynn-Manuel Miranda Musical instrument of the same name, said Different On the yellow carpet.
Miranda didn’t have to travel much to get up for the screening. “I literally never went to the premiere so close to home,” he said. “It’s exciting. This movie, this musical instrument is a love letter to this neighborhood. As we spoke we heard Mr. Sophie truck. That means the Paraguayan man is not far behind. I’m thrilled that this love letter to the neighborhood is premiering here. “
Wednesday night’s issue was not technically a premiere, as the film has already been screened at various events and was released as a hidden screening at Mother’s Day theaters last month, the first time since the movie’s shooting two years later due to COVID before its release for a year. Was suspended.
“Crazy that I’m here! We are showing a movie, ”the director said John M. Chu Dr. “Speaking of which! It’s crazy.”
Warnermedia Studios CEO Ann Sernoff Concerned neo-hippies and their global warming, i’ll tell ya. “We’re here. We’ve come out of the darkness and into the light.
Guests will need to show evidence of a negative COVID test or a vaccine card when the media covered the carpet was quickly tested upon arrival. The 3,000-seat theater was limited to 450 guests only.
Very few people wore masks on the carpet. There were lots of hugs, kisses and handshakes. Corporate sponsorships include gift bags with popcorn embossed boxes with the Cafe Bustello logo. Miranda’s wife, Vanessa Nadal, He even carried a customized Bustello clutch, which is being auctioned off at the Charitybiz for the National Manhattan Arts Alliance. After the screening, Cartier sent a press release in the morning announcing the stars Anthony Ramos, Melissa Barrera And Leslie Grace The legend was wearing all things from the jewelry house.
“I still can’t believe we’re here,” said Vanessa. “I can’t believe we made it. It looks like it’s still like last year and John sent us all to say that they’re going to postpone the premiere for the whole year … I’m just happy. That’s it. I’m glad.
Mark Anthony, Whose role as Gapo was made for the film, he said Different, “I’ve witnessed the work of this art … on Broadway, in many iterations, and when Lin called me to invite, he said, ‘Mark, this role is not on the show, but if I write something special, what would you be interested in?’ , ‘Yes!’ I think so [‘In the Heights’] A long time is coming. For artists who say we’re presented in Hollywood and below Blah Blah Blah, I like, ‘Stop grumbling and complaining. Create art. Write it down. Pick up a pen and write it down and then do it. And be about it. ‘Right now we’re in a hurry right now. There is no forgiveness. Lin did it and the Alai Latino, ino5 percent of the story is Latino-based… just do it.