Here’s the official programming for the first week of the Cinedelphia Film Festival. We also added a program at The Stoogeum for the morning of Saturday, April 6. All of the event titles link to their ticketing pages, which contain further details on the program. These are exciting times! Enjoy!
Saturday, April 6, 2013, 11:00 AM @ The Stoogeum
LARRY FINE and THE STOOGEUM
Stoogeum founder Gary Lassin will host a presentation on Philly’s favorite Stooge, Larry Fine. Free with paid Stoogeum admission and RSVP: http://cffstoogeum.brownpapertickets.com
Monday, April 8 @ PhilaMOCA
FILMADELPHIA: A CELEBRATION OF A CITY’S MOVIES
Local writer Irv Slifkin presents a guided video tour through Philly’s history in the movies.
Tuesday, April 9 @ PhilaMOCA
THE DIVINE HAND ENSEMBLE present 21st CENTURY CLASSICAL MUSIC
World Premiere of 21st CENTURY CLASSICAL MUSIC, a documentary on Philly’s theremin-led chamber ensemble The Divine Hand Ensemble, followed by a live performance from the group.
Presented as part of PhilaMOCA’s ongoing Tuesday Tune-Out series.
10:00 PM: Unknown Japan presents MASSACRE GUN (1967)
Philadelphia Premiere of this rare Nikkatsu action film guest curated by Marc Walkow (Sushi Typhoon, New York Asian Film Festival, former Philadelphian).
Co-presented by Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia as part of the 2013 Cherry Blossom Festival of Greater Philadelphia.
Friday, April 12 @ International House
David Goodis and THE BURGLARS on 35mm
A rare 35mm screening of THE BURGLARS (1971)
plus a pre-screening panel discussion featuring Steven Rea (Inquirer), Edward Pettit (Philly Poe Guy), Lou Boxer (Noircon), and writer Duane Swierczynski with moderator Samm Deighan.
Saturday, April 13 @ Viva Video!
World Premiere of VIDEO VIOLENCE: DELUXE REDUX
A new “director’s cut” mash-up of the much-loved 1980’s North Jersey horror films; director Gary P. Cohen in attendance!
Keep your eye on CFF sponsor Philebrity.com for the next batch of programming announcements!
Author: Eric Bresler
Eric is the Founder/Site Editor of Cinedelphia.com whose additional activities are numerous: Director/Curator of the Philadelphia Mausoleum of Contemporary Art (PhilaMOCA), founder of Tokyo No Records, the brain behind Video Pirates, and active local film programmer including the Unknown Japan screening series. He’s served as a TLA Video Manager, Philadelphia Film Society Managing Director, and Adjunct Professor in Cinema Studies at Drexel University. He is shy and modest. Email Eric.