Tuesday / March 23rd / Online
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AltFest Screening Series
Due to the health emergency “in person” screenings at Anthology Film Archives have been cancelled and will be rescheduled when New York City theaters reopen.
In the interim we will be screening films online on Tuesdays at 6:00PM on Facebook.
We are still taking submissions for upcoming quarters!
6:00PM ALTFEST FIRST SHORT FILM PROGRAM
Michael McCLain ZIPPER CLUB (2020, 5 minutes, digital)
Jon Reitzel DREAM NO. 37.091 (2020, 15 minutes, digital) Luke Cornish ALONE OUT HERE (2020, 24 minutes, digital) 6:45PM ALFEST FIRST FEATURE PRESENTATION
Maddy Purves & Zoie Young SAME-SEX ATTRACTED (2020, 89 minutes, digital)
“SAME-SEX ATTRACTED” is an incredibly powerful ensemble piece that presents the real, never-before-seen experience of being queer at “the Lord’s University.” In “SAME-SEX ATTRACTED”, two LGBTQ alumni follow a handful of their fellow LGBTQ and Same-Sex Attracted peers at Mormon-owned Brigham Young University (BYU) as rumors of a potential relationship between the school’s only unofficial LGBTQ student group and the administration bubble up from the underground queer communities around camp.
8:15PM ALFEST SECOND FEATURE PRESENTATION
Gretchen Zufall THE CHARMED LIFE OF FIG DAUPHINE (2020, 98 minutes, digital)
A spirited young girl fortune teller in New Orleans leads her teenage sidekick through escapades involving unruly gangsters and a drag queen known as The Countess, while trying to solve the mystery of her unwitting birth father. Filmed on location in New Orleans, LA and Natchez, MS.