The Brooklyn Underground Film Festival is back for another great year. This time it's bigger and better than ever, jam packed with incredible films, parties, art, and a whole lot more.
See below for festival highlights. For a full
schedule visit us at www.brooklynunderground.org
The 4th Annual Brooklyn Underground Film Festival
April 19 ? 23, 2006
227 4th Avenue
Brooklyn, New York
R to Union
Film Program Tickets $8
*FILM FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS*
Wednesday, April 19, 8:30PM:
OPENING NIGHT FILM: MY GRANDMOTHER?S HOUSE
The wildly beautiful and imaginative documentary, My Grandmother's House, follows the mischievous, yet simply charming six year old Marina, and her 75-year old grandmother Marita.
Thursday, April 20, 8:00PM
LETTERS FROM THE OTHER SIDE
In this time of deep debate Letters from the Other Side hopefully shed some new light on
issues of immigration across the Mexican border.
Friday, April 21, 8:15PM
A bizarre and wonderful look into the world of
Canadian competitive taxidermy.
Friday, April 21, 10:00PM
OH MY GOD! (Comedy Shorts)
As always, we're delighted to bring you the best
comedic shorts this year. Don't miss our Friday night comedic showcase Oh My God! It's sure to leave you gasping for air as you try desperately not to drop your lager.
Saturday, April 22, 8:45PM
The truly outrageous and entertaining documentary High Score, follows a Portlander's tireless pursuit to beat the all-time score in the classic arcade hit, Missile Command.
Saturday, April 22, 10:15PM
SUPER HAPPY FUN MONKEY BASH
A must-see for all the television fanatics is the
world premiere of Super Happy Fun Monkey Bash, a
collaborative effort combining some of the most
ludicrous, yet somehow inspirational, moments in
Sunday, April 24, 8:15PM
CLOSING NIGHT FILM: THE EMPIRE IN AFRICA
Visceral, honest, and at times excruciating, Empire tells the story of a country in the throes of war, a people robbed of their freedom, families, and wealth, and forced into war.
Festival Lounge stays open throughout the entire of the festival! Please join us for a drink before or after a film.
EVENTS AND PARTIES!
Friday, April 21, 11:00PM
MEET THE FILMMAKERS DANCE PARTY
@ the Brooklyn Lyceum
No Cover - Free Cocktails from 11pm ? 12am!
DJ Yammin spins ?til late.
Co-sponsored by Shootingpeople.org and Rooftop Films
Party immediately follows our Comedy Shorts Line-up: OH MY GOD!
Saturday, April 22, 8:00PM
BROOKLYN UNDERGROUND MUSIC SHOWCASE
@ Northsix (66 North 6th Street, Williamsburg,
Featuring: Har Mar Superstar / Five O?Clock Heroes / 33hz / The Hunting Party
Advance $10 at www.northsix.com
Sunday, April 23, 10:00PM
CLOSING NIGHT RECEPTION
Celebrate the conclusion of the 4th annual Brooklyn Underground Film Festival
Official Website: http://www.brooklynunderground.org
Added by genevievehd on April 18, 2006