Here it is, the remainder of the schedule for the 2016 Cinedelphia Film Festival. So many special events, guests, and incredible films that haven’t screened in Philadelphia yet, check it out…
Friday, April 8, 10:15 PM + Saturday, April 9, 4:30 PM
ROOM FULL OF SPOONS – The definitive documentary on the making of cult classic THE ROOM charts its accompanying fan base and finally solves the mystery behind the enigmatic Tommy Wiseau’s past. U.S. Premiere.
Monday, April 11, 8:00 PM
DJ DOUGGPOUND LIVE – DJ Douggpound, contributor to The Eric Andre Show, Portlandia, and Tim & Eric Awesome Show performs live with special guest, Pound House regular Brent Weinbach.
Tuesday, April 12, 8:00 PM
WHAM CITY COMEDY TOUR 2016 – Baltimore-based video and comedy collective Wham City Comedy return to PhilaMOCA with special guest locals New Dreamz, Body Dreamz, and Baltimore’s Cricket Arrison.
Wednesday, April 13, 7:30 PM
DIRECTOR’S COMMENTARY: TERROR OF FRANKENSTEIN – The producer of Room 237 directs this experimental presentation of a little-known 1977 Frankenstein film with a new fictional commentary track, Philly-based co-writer in attendance. Philadelphia Premiere.
Thursday, April 14, 7:30 PM
AKOUNAK TEGGDALIT TAHA TAZOUHAI – Set in the city of Agadez, this highly entertaining Nigerian remake of Prince’s Purple Rain stars self-taught Tuareg guitarist Mdou Moctar. Philadelphia Premiere.
Thursday, April 14, 9:30 PM
DESIRE WILL SET YOU FREE – A true story set in Berlin’s modern queer underground featuring guest appearances from Nina Hagen, Peaches, and Einstürzende Neubauten. Philadelphia Premiere.
Friday, April 15, 10:00 PM
20 YEARS OF MADNESS – A documentary on the cult 1990s public access show 30 Minutes of Madness and its creator’s quest to make a new episode 20 years later. Creator Jerry White Jr. in attendance! Philadelphia Premiere.
Saturday, April 16, 10:00 PM
FOUND MADNESS – Compilation program featuring the Philly Premiere of In Search of the Ultra-Sex plus 45 minutes worth of found footage and film oddities from the UK-based Duke Mitchell Film Club, in attendance all the way from England!
Sunday, April 17, 4:30 PM
FINAL CUT – LADIES & GENTLEMEN – Clips from over 450 classics of world cinema are artfully collaged into a love story in this experimental narrative that took over three years to complete, Philadelphia Premiere.
Sunday, April 17, 7:30 PM
VIVISECTIONS INTERNATIONAL HORROR SHORTS – The latest installment of Philly’s premiere showcase of new horror shorts from around the world includes work featuring Roddy Piper and John Carpenter.
Sunday, April 17, 9:30 PM
MEATHEAD GOES HOG WILD – A frustrated young man’s retreat from society results in a night of insanity through the streets of Chicago. Like a Falling Down for the millenial generation, East Coast Premiere.
Monday, April 18, 7:30 PM
MONSTERMAN – A documentary on Finnish metal heroes Lordi and founder Mr. Lordi’s struggle to remain vital after winning the most prestigious of musical honors, the Eurovision Song Contest, Philadelphia Premiere.
Tuesday, April 19, 7:30 PM
SAM KLEMKE’S TIME MACHINE – 50 years in the self-documented life of everyman Sam Klemke are sculpted into an epic life’s portrait courtesy of Shut Up Little Man! filmmaker Matthew Bate. Philadelphia Premiere.
Thursday, April 21, 7:30 PM
UNDER THE SHADOW – A family in Tehran deals with random bombings and a haunted apartment amidst the final days of the Iran-Iraq War. Official selection of Sundance 2016 and SXSW 2016. Philadelphia Premiere.
Saturday, April 23, 6:00 PM
UNDERCOVER COPS 2: ANONYMOUS COP – The highly-anticipated sequel to our 13-year-old neighbor’s 2014 short Undercover Cops. Cast and crew in attendance (they all work at PhilaMOCA).
Saturday, April 23, 7:30 PM
AN EVENING WITH DAVID “THE ROCK” NELSON – Zack Carlson hosts a retrospective chat with the “Ed Wood of the 21st Century”, Chicago-area monster movie fanatic David “The Rock” Nelson.