We’ve talked about the brilliant new movie from Mpower Pictures, The Stoning of Soraya M, for the last couple of weeks. It opens on Friday in selected theaters across the country. How “selected”? Only one theater in the Twin Cities will show it during its opening week — the Landmark Uptown in Minneapolis.
Mitch Berg and I thought this would make a great occasion to get the Minnesota Organization of Bloggers (MOB) together for an evening. We plan to attend the 7 pm showing at the Landmark Uptown on opening night, one of the great, classic theaters of Minneapolis, and get the word of mouth going on this powerful film. If you want to join us, just show up at the theater on June 26th. If you’re a MOB blogger, be sure to put the invite up on your blog. We want to get a big crowd to make a splash — and to get together, too.
Update: Here’s my interview yesterday with Navid Negahban, in the second half of TEMS: