The Scottish are going to be delighted with this one, as the UK premiere for Disney Pixar’s Cars 3 has been announced for Edinburgh International Film Festival. The premiere has been confirmed for Sunday 25th June at 2.00pm and will take place at Festival Theatre, Edinburgh.
The film itself will be presented by Story Supervisor Scott Morse, with tickets for the event going on sale on Thursday 23rd March at 11.00am through the EIFF website. A further two School Screenings will be held at Cineworld Edinburgh on 26th June. In addition, a nationwide drawing competition will be open to children up to 13 years old in which the entrants need to submit a drawing of their ultimate car to compete alongside Lightning McQueen. The winner will walk away with tickets the film screening and a special story workshop opportunity with Scott Morse. Details can be found at http://www.edfilmfest.org.uk/.
The turbo-charged, Cars 3, which sees Owen Wilson return as the voice of legendary Lightning McQueen and Armie Hammer joins the voice cast as new character Jackson Storm. The film sees McQueen blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers and pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game, he will need the help of an eager young race technician, Cruz Ramirez, with her own plan to win, plus inspiration from the late Fabulous Hudson Hornet and a few unexpected turns. Proving that #95 isn’t through yet will test the heart of a champion on Piston Cup Racing’s biggest stage.
Directed by Brian Fee (storyboard artist Cars, Cars 2) and produced by Kevin Reher (A Bug’s Life, La Luna short), Cars 3 will cruise into cinemas on 14th July, 2017.