St. Louis (KSDK) -- The St. Louis International Filmis a chance for movie lovers to see films they may otherwise not have a chance to see in St. Louis.
The spotlight selection for opening weekend is "A Late Quartet." It is the directorial debut of Yaron Zilberman and features a powerhouse cast including Christopher Walken, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Catherine Keener, Mark Ivanir and Imogen Potts.
When the beloved cellist of a world-renowned string quartet receives a life changing diagnosis, the group's future suddenly hangs in the balance. As they are about to play their 25th anniversary concert, possibly their last, only their intimate bond and the power of music can preserve their legacy.
Zilberman joined Art Holliday on NewsChannel 5 at Noon to talk about his movie, which is getting rave reviews.
The 21st annualWHITAKER ST. LOUIS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL runs through November 18, 2012.