PhilaMOCA is one of the most unique venues in our fair city, and we are excited about their upcoming event lasting most of April, The Cinedelphia Film Festival!! Running from April 4th, The Cinedelphia Film Festival has been billed as one of the “most unique festivals of it’s kind“.
It is also fascinatingly local and Philly centric. The two highlights this year though are THE SHINING backwards and forwards with live score by THE PSYCHIC TEENS, and a screening of RETURN TO NUKE EM HIGH VOL 1 with the man himself Lloyd Kaufman in attendance!! Check out this trailer, and then read on for some more of our
Friday, April 4, 8:00 PM
VIDEO PIRATES: ANALOG ARTIFACTS – A FREE three hour program of video store-related docs and shorts including the Philly Premieres of VIDEO NASTIES and SEVEN YEAR RENTAL. Held at Viva Video!
Saturday, April 12, 1:00 PM
7 FACES OF DR. LAO (1964) – 50th anniversary screening of the George Pal family-friendly classic starring Tony Randall as Dr. Lao and his additional six faces.
Saturday, April 12, 7:30 PM
TRIPPY KIDDIE Double Feature – Super rare screening of the Philly-shot oddity FUN IN BALLOONLAND (1965) plus the animal wonders of THE SECRET OF MAGIC ISLAND (1957).
Wednesday, April 16, 7:30 PM
Joe Sarno Double Feature
THE SARNOS (2013) + SIN IN THE SUBURBS (1964) – Philly Premiere of a new documentary on the sexploitation legend + a screening of one of his classics.
Sunday, April 20, 9:30 PM
THE HEART OF BRUNO WIZARD (2013) – A documentary on the tumultuous life of UK mystery punk Bruno Wizard of The Rejects and The Homosexuals.
Tuesday, April 22, 8:00 PM
THE SHINING (1980) projected forwards and backwards w/ a live score by Psychic Teens – The Stanley Kubrick classic presented in the experimental form demonstrated into April 29th
Thursday, April 24, 8:00 PM
Exhumed Films presents TRICK BABY (1972) – Philly’s favorite promoters of genre cinema present a special 16mm screening of the locally shot crime drama TRICK BABY!
Saturday, April 26, 10:00 PM + Midnight Philadelphia Premiere!
RETURN TO NUKE ‘EM HIGH: VOLUME 1 – Troma celebrate their 40th anniversary with a brand new NUKE ‘EM HIGH film! Director Lloyd Kaufman in attendance!