UNCSA Film School celebrates 20th anniversary with screenings at Geeksboro

Times-News

   GREENSBORO – The University of North Carolina School of the Arts’ (UNCSA) School of Filmmaking will celebrate its 20 th anniversary with theatrical screenings of its senior films, past and present, for a weeklong run at Geeksboro Coffeehouse Cinema, 2134 Lawndale Drive, April 26 through May 2, 2013.
The films selected for this event will include “Death and the Robot” by Austin Taylor; “Man on the Hill,” by Gabriel Russo; “What Remains” by Julie Zagrafos Koegl; “Old Timers” by Ben Hall; “U-6666″ by Jimmy Kelly and “The Death of Eurydice” by Gabriela Quiroz.
UNSCA also will show ”classic” senior films produced by some of the school’s most distinguished graduates: David Gordon Green (“George Washington” and “Pineapple Express”);  Travis Beacham (2010 remake of “Clash of the Titans” and the upcoming blockbuster “Pacific Rim”) and writer and actor Danny McBride (HBO’s “Eastbound and Down.”)
The films will play daily at noon, 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. daily while the “classics” will play at 4 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. on Friday, Saturday, Wednesday and Thursday. Tickets are $10 each and proceeds from the box-office sales will fund UNCSA School of Filmmaking’s annual senior trip to Los Angeles to help its students build professional contacts within the film industry.
For more information on Geeksboro Coffeehouse Cinema, visit www.Geeksboro.com.

 

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