Jeremy Lin to appear at Sunday screening of Sundance documentary 'Linsanity'
Published: January 28, 2013 11:09AM
Updated: January 26, 2013 03:48PM
Jeremy Lin's meteoric rise in the NBA is highlighted in "Linsanity," which screened in the Documentary Premieres section of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival. Courtesy Sundance Institute

It's rare for a celebrity to show up on the final day of the Sundance Film Festival.

But cut Jeremy Lin some slack. He's been busy this week.

Jeremy Lin, the Houston Rockets point guard, will be in attendance Sunday for the festival's final screening, of the documentary "Linsanity."

The screening begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City.

Lin's Rockets are playing host to the Brooklyn Nets tonight -- the sixth game the Rockets have played since Sundance began on the 17th. But the Rockets are in Salt Lake City on Monday night to play the Jazz, so Lin's arriving a day early to make an appearance at Evan Jackson Leong's documentary about him.

-- Sean P. Means