Special Bonus Short at Tonight’s Screening!

5 Aug

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In addition to tonight’s screening of PARIS IS BURNING, our friends at the African Film Festival are sharing Tunisian filmmaker Kaouther Ben Hania’s 2013 short WOODEN HAND with us. Set in Tunis, the film follows the adventures of a young girl named Amira who decides she’ll do anything to avoid going to school that day–including superglueing her hands to a chair! This charming, funny, and visually lush film will start the evening’s festivities off, so be there by 8:30 if you want to catch its al fresco premiere. The main attraction will follow immediately thereafter! See you at the pier…

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4 Responses to “Special Bonus Short at Tonight’s Screening!”

  1. Victoria Milne August 5, 2014 at 11:08 am #

    I always look on your emails to remind myself when the films are, but it’s not there.

    • deniseoswald August 5, 2014 at 3:19 pm #

      Hi Victoria,
      You can check the schedule page on this site for all the films and dates for this year’s series and our location page for directions.

  2. Donna August 5, 2014 at 11:30 am #

    Greetings, Denise!
    Thnx for the chance to contact you.

    My friends & I have been avid fans of your film screenings, & even former residents of Red
    Hook 😊 I lived on Richards St., right off Van Brunt back in the early 90’s.

    Anyway, I’m contacting you now also…truing to forge a connection with Redhook Flicks.
    See… We’re a brand new start up in BedStuy. We do pop-up cinema in venues in, & around our nabe.
    Though brand new, & still under construction, pls ck out our website: nycpopupcinema.com.
    Locally, we’re known as BedStuy Pop-Up!

    I’d really like s chance to speak with you about ways that we can possibly collabo?
    Right now, we’re planning our first mini film- festival for the Fall, & we’d love to invite your participation! I can send you more info when I hear back.
    Can we set a time to meet soon? Lemme hear you!
    Thnx
    Donna f.

    • deniseoswald August 5, 2014 at 3:17 pm #

      Donna, Thanks for the kind words! Feel free to write us with more details at redhookflicks@gmail.com and someone from the committee will be in touch!

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