—Shows Screenings Exhibitions Talks Special Events
Wednesday, September 25 to
Sunday, 29, 2013
POP Montreal and the Phi Centre present Pop Film
Each year, Film POP presents a slate of nearly 20 music-related film events, including important premieres, retrospective screenings, expanded cinema performances, live film scores, music videos and shorts at a variety of professional and unconventional spaces.
Co-presented by the Phi Centre.
Here are the films that will be presented at the Phi Centre:
Opening Film, presented by Festival du Nouveau Cinema
BAYOU MAHARAJAH: THE TRAGIC GENIUS OF JAMES BOOKER
Lily Keber | USA 2013 | 90min. | Canadian Premiere
Director Lily Keber in Person!
Wednesday, September 25 – 8:00PM – 8$
Reception to follow
Cinema Politica presents
HOW WE PLAYED THE REVOLUTION
Giedre Zickyte |Lithuania 2011 | 69min. | Canadian Premiere
Thursday, September 26 – 7:00PM – 8$
A BAND CALLED DEATH
Mark Christopher Covino and Jeff Howlett | USA 2012 | 96min. |Quebec Premiere
Thursday, September 26 – 9:00PM - 8$
Plays with music video for Ethan Daniel Davidson’s “I SEE SATAN FALL LIKE LIGHTNING”, directed by Otto Buj.
Marcelo Machado | Brazil / USA / UK 2012 | 87min.
Friday, September 27 – 7:00PM - 8$
Tibor Takács | Canada 1978 | 76min.
Friday, September 27 – 9 :15PM - 8$
Co-presented by Canuxploitation.com
Special thanks to Bibliothèque et Archives Canada
PERSISTENCE OF VISION
Kevin Schreck | Canada / UK / USA 2012 | 83min. | Quebec Premiere
Saturday, September 28 – 4:30PM - 8$
Plays with short film:
Silvia Carpizo | Spain 2013 | 3min.
STRUTTER :: Allison Anders in Person!
Allison Anders and Kurt Voss | USA 2012 | 87min. | Canadian Premiere
Saturday, September 28 – 7:00PM – $10 adv / $12 door
Plays with music video for Half Girl’s “LEMMY, I’M A FEMINIST”, directed by Frank Behnke and German underground horror auteur Jorg Buttgereit.
PHI Centre presents
FILMAGE: THE STORY OF THE DESCENDENTS/ALL
Deedle LaCour and Matt Riggle | USA 2013 | 90min.
Saturday, September 28 – 9 :30PM - 8$
Plays with music video for Alpha Consumer’s “EAT”, the latest from pioneering music video director Chuck Statler(known for his work with DEVO and Stiff Records)
L’EDEN ET APRÈS- Restored HD!
Alain Robbe-Grillet | France /Czechoslovakia1970 | 93min. | VOF with English Subtitles
Sunday, September 29 – 4:30PM - 8$
GOOD OL’ FREDA
Ryan White | USA 2013 | 86min. | Quebec Premiere
Sunday, September 29 – 7:30PM - 8$
Reception to follow