OKJA + SNOWPiERCER (35mm)
November 08 only
“A Genuine Tribute to Tilda Swinton & Bong Joon-ho” Double Bill
Spoke Art & MiDNiTES FOR MANiACS present the SF Theatrical Premiere of Bong Joon-ho’s stirringly powerful, new sci-fi film OKJA along with a 35mm print of the director’s politically poignant SNOWPiERCER. Accompanied by a new limited edition print in Spoke Art’s ongoing Roxie poster series, designed by 100% Soft.
7:00pm – OKJA (SF Theatrical Premiere, 2017
Spoke Art & MiDNiTES FOR MANiACS present the SF Theatrical Premiere of Bong Joon-ho’s politically powerful, new sci-fi film OKJA. As a gentle giant and the girl who raised her are caught in the crossfire between animal activism, corporate greed and scientific ethics, director Bong Joon-ho (THE HOST) continues to create unique, important and vital contemporary cinema. Sporting a stunning slew of performances by Tilda Swinton, Paul Dano, Seo-Hyun Ahn, Jake Gyllenhaal! Do not miss this RARE theatrical screening (made for Netflix) of one of the best films of 2017. 2017. 121 min. DCP.
9:20pm – SNOWPiERCER (35mm, 2013)
South Korean filmmaker Bong Joon-ho’s adaptation of a 1982 French graphic novel (Le Transperceniege) managed to find an audience due to its whipsmart subversive script and memorable character development. Chris Evans plays the leader of a small revolution in a post-global warming apocalypse. This politically poignant throwback to 1970s fare like Douglas Trumbull’s SiLENT RUNNiNG (1972) and John Carpenter’s DARK STAR (1974) gives juicy roles to Song Kang-ho (THE HOST), John Hurt (RIP), Octavia Spencer and the almighty Tilda Swinton, will leave you gasping for air by the jaw-dropping final shot! Preceded by a batch of 35mm trailers showcasing other epic train treks. 35mm print courtesy of The Weinstein Company. Rated R. Running Time: 126 minutes. 2013. 35mm.
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