Wednesday, March 19, 2003
The Milky Way and the underground film revolution present
posted by evonne |
BEST OF FLICKER NYC on tour from the KNITTING FACTORY on MONDAY APRIL 7th, 2003 at 9.00PM
The Milky Way presents the next installment of its monthly indie film/video series featuring Boston's own underground film revolution (UFR) on APRIL 7th. Screenings are scheduled on the FIRST MONDAY OF EVERY MONTH. Don't miss the opportunity to experience true underground filmmaking in Boston!
On Monday night, APRIL 7th, UFR is proud to present The Flicker NYC Touring Show is a program of some of the best Super 8 and 16mm films to play at New York City's Flicker Film Festival. Flicker is a bi-monthly showcase of new small gauge film work at The Knitting Factory, with an emphasis on projecting Super 8 prints.
Started in 2001, Flicker NYC has screened over 100 films and given away over $700 in Super 8 filmmaking grants. Founder and curator David Teague will be in attendance at the Boston show.
The program is currently an extension of THE VIDEO UNDERGROUND, an independent video rental store located at 389 Centre Street in Hyde Square, Jamaica Plain (617-522-4949).
The Milky Way is located at 403-405 Centre Street in Jamaica Plain, downstairs from Bella Luna. It is accessible via public transportation (Perkins Street stop on the #39 Bus/Jackson Square stop on the Orange Line T). Screenings begin at 9pm on the first Monday of every month; admission for is $5 per person and the events are 21-plus unless otherwise noted. Please call 617.524.3740 for EVENT INFO, more detailed directions or other club info.
The underground film revolution has been organizing screenings of both local and national independent film/video makers at alternative venues throughout the Boston area since 1997.