Here you go, another full week’s worth of CFF programming, all we have left to announce is Closing Day, which will double as a birthday celebration for yours truly. Expect a full day of not-necessarily-Philly-related film screenings. More on that real soon…
OPENING WEEKEND PROGRAMMING (April 4-7):
WEEK ONE PROGRAMMING (April 8-13):
WEEK TWO PROGRAMMING (April 14-20):
SUN April 21, 2013, 1:00 PM @ Independence Seaport Museum
THE PHILADELPHIA EXPERIMENT (1984) Anniversary Screening
70th anniversary of the actual incident with guest speaker author Paul Malmont.
SUN April 21, 2013, 7:00 PM @ PhilaMOCA
SIEGMUND LUBIN BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
Local Lubin expert Joseph P. Eckhardt will give a presentation on the local film pioneer’s career with 16mm films projected by Secret Cinema and live original scores from local musicians Jesse Kudler, Keith Birthday, Monique Canniere, and Birdie Busch/Carl Cheeseman.
TUE April 23, 2013, 8:00 PM @ PhilaMOCA
LOUD! FAST! PHILLY! A video history of Philly punk
Joseph A. Gervasi presents a visual history of Philly punk/DIY/house shows with special guests.
WED April 24, 2013, 7:30 PM @ PhilaMOCA
Philadelphia Premiere of THE WAY TO KEVIN
Philly Premiere of a documentary on a local minister/mime/gay urban thug porn star, Filmmakers and Subject in attendance.
THU April 25, 2013, 7:30 PM @ PhilaMOCA
SLAUGHTER TALES Special Screening
Screening of SLAUGHTER TALES, a local horror film from a 14-year-old director with the director in attendance, hosted by local writer Dan Buskirk.
THU April 25, 2013, 10:00 PM @ PhilaMOCA
World Premiere of BUNYIP THE MOVIE
Australia-shot oddball mockumentary from local filmmaker/PhilaMOCA founder Gavin Hecker, filmmaker in attendance.
FRI April 26, 2013, 7:30 PM @ PhilaMOCA
THE LOST MAN (1969) Rare Screening!
Very rare screening of the 1969 Philly-shot black revolutionary film starring Sidney Poitier.
FRI April 26, 2013, 10:00 PM @ PhilaMOCA
TLA EMPLOYEE REUNION
Former TLA Video employee roundtable/reminiscences plus a film screening that embodied the TLA Video rental stores, free event.
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.