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14.10.2019 20:00

film screenings

Pay what you can

Art cinema OFFoff presents:
NY underground: Smith versus Rubin

Flaming Creatures, Jack Smith
—US, 1962, 45', black-white, HD-transfer from 16mm


Christmas on Earth, Barbara Rubin
—US, 1963, 30’, getint, HD-transfer from 16mm

Barbara Rubin introduced Bob Dylan to Allen Ginsberg, The Velvet Underground to Andy Warhol and Knokke-Zoute to Jack Smith's scandalous Flaming Creatures. At the age of seventeen she filmed Christmas on Earth, hailed by Mekas as 'down to earth beauty, so real as only a terrible beauty can be'.

I.s.m. Film Fest Gent

Tickets: 8 euro / 5 euro (reductie)

For more information:
https://offoff.be/events/ny-underground-smith-versus-rubin/

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