Stand By for Failure: A Documentary About Negativland
Director: Ryan Worsley Run Time: 99 min. Release Year: 2022
Starring: David 'Weatherman' Wills, Don Joyce, Ian Allen, Mark Hosler, Richard Lyons
Documentarian Ryan Worsley explores cut-and-paste sonic social critics / sound collagists / pranksters Negativland, who have held a mirror up to media and culture and defied copyright laws from the fringes for the last 40+ years. NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE!
Director: Kirby McClure Run Time: 97 min. Release Year: 2021
Starring: Cam Mcharg, Cate Hughes, Eleanore Miechkowski, Jesse Gallegos, Tyler Rainey
August, a recently disabled Southern teen, sees a flash in the sky and begins having strange dreams that beckon her to a cave in the woods, where she encounters a mysterious injured young man called "The Traveler," who needs her help. EAST COAST PREMIERE!
Smoking Causes Coughing
Director: Quentin Dupieux Run Time: 80 min. Release Year: 2022 Language: French
Starring: Anaïs Demoustier, Gilles Lellouche, Jean-Pascal Zadi, Oulaya Amamra, Vincent Lacoste
A group of vigilantes called the "tobacco-forces" is falling apart. To rebuild team spirit, their leader suggests that they meet for a week-long retreat, before returning to save the world. NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE!
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