“Wrath of Khan” Director Nick Meyer and Star Trek 2009 Creative Team Appearing Together at Film Festival This June in Los Angeles

On June 10th, as part of the 2011 Hero Complex Film Festival, Los Angeles area Star Trek fans will have the opportunity to see two eras come together as praised Wrath of Khan director Nicholas Meyer shares a stage with members of Star Trek (2009) creative team of Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci and Damon Lindelof to discuss the 2009 blockbuster along with the 2012 sequel.

The $45 single day ticket will grant you access to a screening of Meyer’s Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek (2009), along with discussion following both films hosted by LA Times writer Geoff Boucher.

The Hero Complex Film Festival will take place June 9-12 at the Mann Chinese Theater in Hollywood.

Both single day and full festival passes are available now through the LA Times website.

Below details for the entire festival.

The Los Angeles Times welcomes you to the second annual Hero Complex Film Festival, hosted by Geoff Boucher.

Each event features legendary films in a rare full-length theatrical showing, plus a live discussion with the key creative talent for each film.
Special Sunday June 12 matinee showing of The Incredibles is free via non-guaranteed RSVP. Admission will be first-come, first served. Admission will be guaranteed to this event for Festival Pass holders.

Individual day ticket prices vary, based on number of films shown.
Festival Pass holders will enjoy admission to all events within the Hero Complex Film Festival (including any additions to the current schedule) plus will receive a free copy of the official Festival poster featuring original artwork by Mike Mignola.

Thursday, June 9. 7 P.M. – Dick Tracy
One-day ticket to Dick Tracy plus discussion with Director, Producer and star, Warren Beatty

Friday, June 10. 6 P.M. – Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan and Star Trek (2009)
One-day ticket for Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan plus discussion with Director Nicholas Meyer and Star Trek (2009) plus discussion with the creative team of Alex Kurtzman & Roberto Orci and Damon Lindelof.

Saturday, June 11. 4 P.M. – Superman and Superman II
One-day ticket for Superman and Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut plus discussion with Director Richard Donner and special appearance by DC Entertainment Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns, discussing the big-screen future of the DC Universe.

Sunday June 12. Noon – The Incredibles free matinee
The Incredibles and sneak preview of select footage from Cars 2, plus discussion with Disney-Pixar Supervising Animator Dave Mullins. Festival pass includes guaranteed admission to The Incredibles. All others may submit non-guaranteed RSVP. Admission will be first-come, first-served at check-in on day of the event.

Sunday, June 12. 4 P.M. – Iron Man and Iron Man 2
One-day ticket for Iron Man and Iron Man 2 plus discussion with Director Jon Favreau

Festival Pass. Good for admission to all events within the Hero Complex Film Festival – Limited number available
The Festival Pass allows admission for the holder to all events within the Hero Complex Film Festival, including any additional events to be added. Includes guaranteed admission to The Incredibles event. Also includes free copy of the official Festival poster, featuring original art by Mike Mignola.

[Source: Hero Complex]

Brian is a Boston-based UX/Visual designer, photographer, Apple enthusiast, sci-fi, 80s action and horror movie fan and of course, a lover of all things Star Trek.

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  • Fingle

    Sounds like fun!

  • NCC1747

    Again, CA gets all the good stuff. I guess it’s expected as it’s more “industry” than solely Star Trek. I’m still jealous though.

  • Farragut2376

    Looks interesting. Also the Superman and Iron Man screenings and discussion would be interesting.

  • Ryan Zeller

    You guys are far too lucky out in CA.