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THU April 4, 2013, 7:30 @ International House
IHP: 1979-2013, A Short Film Program
I-House Philadelphia presents short film selections that they hosted as part of a film series back in 1979 that celebrated their newly-formed partnership with the Neighborhood Film Project. Plus an exhibition of archival IHP material.
FRI April 5, 2013, 8:00 @ Freeman’s
Secret Cinema presents FROM PHILADELPHIA WITH LOVE “Best of” Edition
An ongoing investigation of industrial, educational, and other lost local films, plus a look back at 21 years of the Secret Cinema.
SAT April 6, 2013, 11:00 @ The Stoogeum
Larry Fine and The Stoogeum
Stoogeum founder Gary Lassin presents a talk on Philly’s favorite Stooge.
SAT April 6, 2013, 7:30 @ PhilaMOCA
VIDEO PIRATES present THE SCOTT AND GARY SHOW Retrospective
An overview of the influential 1980s public access music program that will include a live recreation of an episode with special guests Scott, Gary, and a special reunion performance from Baltimore’s The Beatoes.
SAT April 6, 2013, 10:00 @ PhilaMOCA
Premiere of VIDEO PIRATES: PHILADELPHIA
A live feature-length comedy show comprised entirely of Philly-related archival material from archaic home video formats.
SUN April 7, 2013, 7:00 @ PhilaMOCA
PHILLY ‘80s HORROR DOUBLE-FEATURE
Featuring GIRLS SCHOOL SCREAMERS (1986) and BLADES (1990) with directors and producers in attendance.
MON April 8, 2013, 7:30 @ PhilaMOCA
FILMADELPHIA: A CELEBRATION OF A CITY’S MOVIES
A video history of Philly in the movies hosted by local FILMADELPHIA author Irv Slifkin.
WED April 10, 2013, 10:00 @ PhilaMOCA
Philadelphia Premiere of MASSACRE GUN (1967)
A rare Nikkatsu action film presented by Cinedelphia and the Japan America Society of Greater Philadelphia’s UNKNOWN JAPAN series.
THU April 11, 2013, 8:00 @ PhilaMOCA
Exhumed Films present THE MUTATIONS (1974) on 16mm
Plus a pre-screening Q&A with the Exhumed gang concerning their 16 years worth of local film programming.
FRI April 12, 2013, 7:30 @ International House
DAVID GOODIS and THE BURGLARS (1967) on 35mm
A celebration of Philly crime author David Goodis featuring a rare 35mm screening of France’s THE BURGLARS and a pre-screening discussion featuring Steven Rea (Inquirer), Ed Pettit (Philly Poe expert), Lou Boxer (NoirCon), and local author Duane Swierczynski; moderated by local writer Samm Deighan.
SAT April 13, 2013, 10:00 @ Viva Video! (Ardmore)
World Premiere of VIDEO VIOLENCE: REDUX DELUXE
A new cut of the N. Jersey 80s horror classic with director Gary P. Cohen in attendance.
SUN April 14, 2013, 7:00 @ PhilaMOCA
World Premiere of ARMY OF WOLVES (2013)
A new WWII-set werewolf film from mid-PA’s much-loved no-budget horror filmmakers the Polonia Bros.
SUN April 14, 2013, 9:30 @ PhilaMOCA
VIVISECTIONS: International Short Horror Film Program
Local filmmaker Matt Garrett presents a program of short horror films curated from current worldwide film festivals.
MON April 15, 2013, 7:30 @ PhilaMOCA
FOR THE LOVE OF FILM: The History of TLA
TLA Entertainment founder/president Ray Murray presents a history of the company plus a screening of John Waters’ FEMALE TROUBLE (1974)
TUE April 16, 2013, 8:00 @ PhilaMOCA
Farquar Muckenfuss perform The Monkees plus HEAD (1968)
Local band Farquar Muckenfuss perform a full set of Monkees covers followed by a screening of The Monkees’ feature film HEAD.
WED April 17, 2013, 7:30 @ PhilaMOCA
HIGH SCHOOL (1968) 45th Anniversary Screening
Screening of Frederick Wiseman’s documentary on Philly’s Northeast High School.
THU April 18, 2013, 8:00 @ PhilaMOCA
POINT BREAK (1991) with a live surf score by Great White Caps
Bethlehem, PA’s THE GREAT WHITE CAPS perform a live original surf music score to the ‘90s action classic.
FRI April 19, 2013, 10:00 @ PhilaMOCA
DANGER AFTER DARK Retrospective
Longtime Philadelphia Film Festival programmer Travis Crawford presents a retrospective of his internationally-acclaimed Danger After Dark program plus the screening of a surprise film from DAD’s past.
SAT April 20, 2013, 3:00 PM @ PhilaMOCA
TERMITE TV Retrospective and Show Premiere
Termite TV present a retrospective of their 21 years worth of work plus the debut of their newest collaboration, free event.
SAT April 20, 2013, 6:00 PM @ PhilaMOCA
UNEDITED PHILADELPHIA – ARCHIVAL NEWS FOOTAGE
The Urban Archives at Temple University present a program of rarely-seen Philly-shot short films, free event.
SAT April 20, 2013, 10:00 PM @ PhilaMOCA
Miss Rose’s Sexploitation Follies present Wes Anderson-themed burlesque
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 (SOLD OUT) + 10:30 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.
SAT April 27, 2013, 1:30 PM @ PhilaMOCA
ROLLERCOASTER (1977) in SENSURROUND
A special presentation of ROLLERCOASTER in simulated Sensurround, it’s gonna be loud.
SAT April 27, 2013, 4:00 PM @ PhilaMOCA
LIQUID SKY (1982) with a live score by Cheap Dinosaurs
The ’80s weirdo new wave classic presented with a live score by Cheap Dinosaurs.
SAT April 27, 2013, 7:30 PM @ PhilaMOCA
We Hate Movies (NYC) present LADY IN THE WATER (2006)
NYC’s brutal movie mockers present live commentary for Shyamalan’s greatest disaster.
SAT April 27, 2013, 10:00 PM @ PhilaMOCA
BIRDEMIC 2: THE RESURRECTION Philadelphia Premiere!
with special guests Director James Nguyen, Producer Jeff Gross, and star Alan Bagh.