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‘Lovelace’ and ‘Emanuel and the Truth About Fishes’ to Bookend Provincetown International Film Festival

'Lovelace' and 'Emanuel and the Truth About Fishes' to Bookend Provincetown International Film Festival

Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman’s pornstar biopic “Lovelace” will kick off the 15th annual Provincetown International Film Festival, which will close with Francesca Gregorini’s “Emanuel and the Truth About Fishes.”

Running from June 19 to June 23 in Provincetown, Massachusetts, the festival will honor Harmony Korine with the Filmmaker on the Edge Award.

The festival’s Spotlight films will include Jeffrey Schwarz’s documentary “I am Divine” about the iconic drag superstar and and Pedro Almodovar’s comedy “I’m So Excited!” Other films included in the lineup are Xavier Dolan’s “Laurence Anyways,” Zachary Heinzerling’s “Cutie and the Boxer,” and Sundance winner “The Spectacular Now,” among others. The festival’s special events will include a conversation between John Waters and honoree Korine, a poolside chat with “Lovelace” directors, and the festival’s annual daily breakfast panels.

Check out the full lineup and special events at the festival’s website.

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