WORLD PREMIERE of Scrappers at CUFF 2010

Chicagoans! Midwesterners! Everyone!

The WORLD PREMIERE of Scrappers will take place right here at home, in the 17th annual Chicago Underground Film Festival, at the Gene Siskel Film Center.

Screening 1: Sunday, June 27th, 4:45pm — with filmmakers in person
Screening 2: Thursday, July 1st, 8pm

Links:
http://www.cuff.org
http://www.siskelfilmcenter.org/cuff2010

Buy advance tickets online: Ticketmaster link
**You might want to do this to secure a seat

We couldn’t be more psyched. The festival is shaping to be one of the best CUFF iterations yet, for example:

1. JONAS MEKAS coming to receive a CUFF lifetime achievement award, present a program of his films “Life is Unpredictable”, and give Q&A following the midwest premier of Chuck Workman’s doc “Visionaries: Jonas Mekas and the (Mostly) American Avant-Garde”;

2. Two heavy-looking takes on the post-industrial American city, Kevin Jerome Everson’s “Erie” and Matt Porterfield’s “Putty Hill”;

3. New work by George Kuchar, Guy Madden, Laurel Nakadate;

4. A plethora of shorts by the shining stars of Chicago’s experimental film/video scene: Melika Bass, Bill Brown, Jim Finn, Lori Felker, Kent Lambert, Jesse Mclean, Jennifer Reeder, Alexander Stewart, Deborah Stratman, the list goes on and on…

See you there!

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~ by scrapmovie on June 13, 2010.

One Response to “WORLD PREMIERE of Scrappers at CUFF 2010”

  1. Excellent concept, I wish I was able to make a screening, I hope there is one in Chicago again soon.

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