Today a special presentation of I Am Bruce Lee. The feature length documentary will have its Canadian theatrical premiere at participating theatres across Canada at 7 p.m. local time. It can also be seen on Saturday, March 17th at 12:45 p.m. local time. I Am Bruce Leefeatures scenes from the best of Bruce Lee’s groundbreaking martial arts action films, previously unseen home movies, interviews, photos and more.
“Bruce Lee fans will not want to miss this icon back on the big screen with this unprecedented look at his life and career,” said Pat Marshall, Vice President, Communications and Investor Relations, Cineplex Entertainment. “As Bruce Lee has influenced so many of the movies that are presented in our theatres today, this documentary is a great introduction to movie fans that are unfamiliar with his work.”
I Am Bruce Lee features interviews with a diverse cast of international athletes, movie, television and music stars. Among those interviewed for the documentary are UFC President Dana White, who calls Lee the “Father of Mixed Martial Arts,” NBA superstar Kobe Bryant, boxing champion Manny Pacquiao, UFC stars Jon Jones and Stephan Bonnar, actors Ed O’Neill, Mickey Rourke and Gina Carano and more. Bruce Lee’s wife, Linda Lee Cadwell, and daughter, (Executive Producer) Shannon Lee, are also featured.
The documentary is directed by acclaimed filmmaker Pete McCormack and is produced by award-winning studio Network Entertainment, producers of the 2010 documentary Facing Ali.
I Am Bruce Lee will play at the following theatres:
SilverCity Metropolis Cinemas, 4700 Kingsway Avenue
Galaxy Cinemas Chilliwack, 8249 Eagle Landing Parkway
SilverCity Coquitlam and VIP Cinemas, 170 Schoolhouse Street
Colossus Langley Cinemas, 20090 91A Avenue
Galaxy Cinemas Nanaimo, 213-4750 Rutherford Road
SilverCity Riverport Cinemas, 14211 Entertainment Way
EMPIRE Studio 12 Guildford, 15051 101st Avenue
Cineplex Odeon International Village Cinemas, 88 W Pender St
SilverCity Victoria Cinemas, 3130 Tillicum Road
Roxy Theatre, 2657 Quadra Street