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NoBudge Live #7
Thursday, March 30 @ 9:00 pm
“[NoBudge] offers works by many independent filmmakers and showcases them in unusual and original ways.” Richard Brody, The New Yorker
“[Kentucker] Audley’s fierce devotion to truly independent American cinema is vital. His commitment to treating the micro-budget form with the utmost seriousness is needed now more than ever.” Michael Tully, Paste Magazine
“Connoting both minimal means and an essential stubbornness: No Budge.” Steve Dollar, The Wall St. JournalActor and Director Kentucker Audley (Queen of Earth, Christmas, Again, Sun Don’t Shine) joins us for a special live version of his popular NoBudge website, an online showcase for new indie films. Audley joins us in person to screen and discuss a selection of his curated picks! Tonight’s Picks: Men (17 minutes) Director Dane Mainella present. A group of young men light fireworks, get drunk, eat mushrooms, and dance around a fire over the course of a day and night in the woods of Northeastern Pennsylvania. Maybe / Never (4 minutes) A woman uses magical incantations to coax her partner out of a depression. Staycation (12 minutes) Directory Zachary Fleming present. Welcome to 179 Sullivan Street. Please treat the apartment with care and leave it as you found it. No smoking, no pets, and NO additional visitors without prior permission. It Eats You Up (5 minutes) A young woman builds a relationship with an incarcerated man after discovering his connection to her family. She convinces him that he is her biological father but he soon learns the purpose of their unusual relationship. Bad at Dancing (11 minutes) Director Joanna Arnow present. A perpetual third wheel and awkward outsider, Joanna increasingly inserts herself into the relationship of her more charismatic roommate Isabel. Ford Clitaurus (18 minutes) An aspiring artist struggles to find his voice, his sexual identity, and the meaning of creativity.
Stick around after the film! Redeem your tickets at the bar for $2 off any drink.