From screenwriter and director, Michael Guinzburg the feature length, independent film Hollywood Seagull will be screened to members of the media and press on December 18, 2013. The world premiere is slated for December 27, 2013. A modern version of Anton Chekhov’s classic, Hollywood Seagull will be previewed for the press at the Downtown Independent Theater, Wednesday, December 18, at 12:30pm, 251 South Main Street, Los Angeles, California 90012. Fellow journalists, actors, writers, poets, bloggers, critics and Chekhov fans and aficionados are all invited. The film will be screened with Russian subtitles. A ‘Q & A’ session with lead actress Lara Romanoff and the noted scholar and writer Vladimir Paperny, visiting Professor of Slavic languages at UCLA will follow the film that will include a reception with complimentary beverages, appetizers and 'zakuski' .