Gillian Robespierre's "Landline": Screening and Q&A
Saturday, September 16, 2017 5:00 pm
Event hosted by: School of Visual Arts
As part ofÂ After School Special: The 2017 School of Visual Arts Alumni Film & Animation Festival, we are pleased to present a special free screening ofÂ LandlineÂ (2017), the newest film by director Gillian Robespierre and editor Casey Brooks (both BFA 2005 Film and Video alumni), followed by a Q&A with both. Preceded by the first episode in Elisa-Sofia Fioretti’s (MPS 2016 Directing) short-film series,Â Through Your EyesÂ (2017). Â The Q&A will be moderated by current student Katy-May HudsonÂ (MPS 2018 Directing).
Synopsis: In 1995, a teenager living with her sister and parents in Manhattan discovers that her father is having an affair.
LandlineÂ is rated R, and some material may be inappropriate for children under the age of 17. Children under the age of 10 will not be admitted.
…. And come early to enjoy virtual reality and music video experiences in the lobby.
All After School Special festival screenings are free and open to the public. General Admission RSVPs via Eventbrite are appreciated, but not necessary, andÂ do not guarantee admittance. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors will open approximately 30 minutes prior to each screening.
If you would like to attend this event, but require assistive devices and/or accommodations, please email [email protected] or call 212-592-2980 at least one week prior.
A limited amount of free popcorn and water will be offered at all screenings. Otherwise, concessions are not available for purchase at SVA Theatre. Guests are welcome to bring food and drink. Glass bottles and alcohol are not permitted.
Please contact [email protected] with questions. Guests subject to change.