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Special Feature: Freeheld

Host Veronica Castro talks to the stars and director of “Freeheld” on the red carpet in San Francisco.

Video Content: Freeheld Red Carpet (2015)
Recorded at The Castro Theatre in San Francisco, TV segment with stars Julianne Moore, Ellen Page and director Peter Sollett on the red carpet.

“Sidewalks Entertainment” host Veronica Castro attends the San Francisco red carpet premiere of “Freeheld,” a real life love story of police detective Laurel Hester (Moore) and Stacie Andree (Page). On the red carpet, Castro talks to the film stars, as well as director Peter Sollett.

(Lionsgate / Summit Entertainment)

Cast: Julianne Moore, Ellen Page, Michael Shannon, and Steve Carell
Directed by: Peter Sollett
Produced By: Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher, Cynthia Wade, Jack Selby, Duncan Montgomery, James D. Stern, Julie Goldstein, Phil Hunt, Compton Ross, Kelly Bush and Ellen Page

Lionsgate Studio Synopsis:
Based on the Oscar®-winning short documentary and adapted by the writer of “Philadelphia,” “Freeheld” is the true love story of Laurel Hester [Julianne Moore] and Stacie Andree [Ellen Page] and their fight for justice. A decorated New Jersey police detective, Laurel is diagnosed with cancer and wants to leave her hard earned pension to her domestic partner, Stacie. However the county officials, Freeholders, conspire to prevent Laurel from doing this. Hard-nosed detective Dane Wells [Michael Shannon], and activist Steven Goldstein [Steve Carell], unite in Laurel and Stacie’s defense, rallying police officers and ordinary citizens to support their struggle for equality.

Video Content: Julianne Moore (2015)
In the complete red carpet interview, actress Julianne Moore, who plays New Jersey police detective Laurel Hester, talks to host Veronica Castro about working on the film “Freeheld.”

Video Content: Ellen Page (2015)
In the complete red carpet interview, actress / producer Ellen Page, who plays Stacie Andree, talks to host Veronica Castro about working on the film “Freeheld.”

Interview Credits:
Recorded: October 9, 2015
Host / Producer: Veronica Castro
Videographers: Sunny Singh, Jeff Jarantilla
Editor: Richard R. Lee
Special Thanks To: Summit Entertainment / Lionsgate

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