Teenagers Birdboy and Dinki have decided to escape from an island devastated by ecological catastrophe.
For thirty-six years the Black Maria Film Festival has been celebrating creativity
and innovation in the moving-image arts.
The Rebel Alliance makes a risky move to steal the plans for the Death Star, setting up the epic saga to follow.
Saturday / 11:59 PM – 2:00 AM Sunday / The Parlor Room How to describe Nobuhiko Obayashi’s 1977 movie House? As a psychedelic ghost tale? A stream-of-consciousness bedtime story? An episode of Scooby Doo as directed by Dario Argento?
Saturday / 5:00 PM – 6:15 PM / Academy of Music From Variety.com: Eye candy that’s a nutritious, full meal, “Brimstone & Glory” trains its ecstatic camera on Tultepec, a town in south-central Mexico famed for its manufacture of fireworks — and an annual National Pyrotechnics Festival so giddily cinematic that the medium itself […]