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Monday November 28th: Editor’s Pick

7:00 at reRun Gastropub [Program & Tix]

MULTIPLE MANIACS
Waters | 1970 | US | 90m
THE WEIRDO
Milligan | 1981 | US | 91m
“VHS Turkeys”
*Vintage videocasette double-bill!
7:00 at reRun (2nd show at 10:00)

“I always referred to Multiple Maniacs as my ‘celluloid atrocity.’ Even though it’s technically primitive and the actors sometimes forget their lines, it’s still my favorite of all my films. I like its meanness and harsh documentary look; and for the first time actors could spew forth the endless pages of dialogue I had written, lip-synced at last. […]

 

Since the cast was still nervous about getting busted, we filmed all of Multiple Maniacs on private property, [including] the Dreamland lot (my parents’ front lawn), where we set up the tents for the Cavalcade of Perversion. My parents’ neighbors strained through binoculars to see us film the different ‘acts’…”
John Waters, Shock Value [Read More]

Complete Listings

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___BAMcinématek___
SOPHIE’S CHOICE
Alan J. Pakula | 1982 | US | 150min
*Free beer from Brooklyn Brewery
“Brooklyn Close-Up”
7:30

 

___Film Forum___
THE LIFE AND DEATH OF COLONEL BLIMP
Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger | 1943 | UK | 163min
1:00, 4:10

 

4 ADVENTURES OF REINETTE & MIRABELLE
Eric Rohmer | 1987 | France | 95min
1:00, 3:00, 6:00, 8:00, 10:00

 

FLESH AND THE DEVIL
Clarence Brown | 1926 | US | 112min
*Live piano accompaniment by Steve Sterner
“The Silent Roar: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer 1924-1929”
7:30

 

___Huckleberry Bar___
COAL MINER’S DAUGHTER
Michael Apted | 1980 | US | 125min
9:00

 

___IFC Center___
PAY IT NO MIND: MARSHA P. JOHNSON
Michael Kasino & Richard Morrison | US | 2011
*Intro by Michael Musto
“Queer/Art/Film”
8:00

___Jefferson Market Library___
THE MYSTERY OF PICASSO
Henri-Georges Clouzot | 1956 | France | 75min
6:00

 

___Museum of Modern Art___
HOW TO MAKE A BOOK WITH STEIDL
Gereon Wetzel & Jörg Adolph | 2010 | Germany | 88min
7:00

 

MONEYBALL
Bennett Miller | 2011 | US | 133min
“The Contenders 2011”
8:00

 

___reRun Gastropub Theater___
MULTIPLE MANIACS
John Waters | 1970 | US | 90min
THE WEIRDO
Andy Milligan | 1981 | US | 91min
“VHS Turkeys”
7:00

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