“Struck By Lightning” to Premiere at the TriBeca Film Festival
World preem features — including the narrative pic written by and starring Chris Colfer of “Glee” and a new doc from Morgan Spurlock — are among the more than forty movies joining the Tribeca Film Festival’s 2012 lineup.
· Struck By Lightning, directed by Brian Dannelly, written by Chris Colfer. (USA) – World Premiere, Narrative. Even being killed by a bolt of lightning won’t keep Carson Phillips quiet. A hyper-ambitious and outspoken high school senior in a small-minded town, Carson (Glee’s Chris Colfer) narrates his own funeral and the last few weeks of his life through a series of sarcastic flashbacks in this upbeat and energetic comedy from Saved! director Brian Dannelly. With Allison Janney, Dermot Mulroney, and Drive’s Christina Hendricks.