The widest touring underground film festival in the US, the 9th annual Druid Underground is a high-powered two-part blast of subversive cinema hosted by Billy Burgess that Flavorpill says doesn’t so much “defy convention as mow it down, douse it in kerosene, and flick a Zippo at it!”
Part one of the program is VHS Cover Junkie’s VIDEO POISON mix, a hardcore, one-hour mega-mash up hell-ride of absurd footage from VHS tapes of frustrated men, violent women, rock n’ roll problems and horrifying party videos and much much more! Get yourself a piece as American redneck culture is sliced open for all to see like a giant, horrifying cake.
Part two is a break-kneck barrage of 18 new rowdy short films celebrating the best in absurd, creative and ecstatic cinema both on and off today’s underground film radar. A spectacle unlike any other, Druid Underground champions subversive techniques that advance the language of cinema, challenge pre-conceived notions of underground art and simultaniously blow your mind out of your skull. Animation, experimental, performance art and MORE!!!
FREE Mystery Prize Raffle Tickets for first 100 ticket holders!
Festival shirts/pins/DVDs available at the merch table!
9th Annual DUFF Trailer:
US TOUR DATES:
Sept 25: Knockdown Center, Queens, NY
Oct 7: HM157, Los Angeles, CA
Oct 12: Artists Television Access, San Francisco, CA
Oct 14: The Minor Theatre, Arcata, CA
Oct 22: Cinema Salem, Salem, Mass.
Oct 23: Out of the Blue Too, Cambridge, Mass.
Oct 26: Tribal Haus, Baltimore, MD
Oct 27: Bijou Film Center, Richmond, VA
2016 SHORTS PROGRAM
THAT’S LIFE Martin Wichmann Andersen
CONGRESS Kaitlin Martin
LOVE AND SECURITY A.activities
GOTTA LOVE JACK Cody James On
MALICE IN WONDERLAND, LOST IN TIME Vince Collins
TONGUES Seth Brady
SPINNY HEAD GUY Nigel Clark
A PIECE OF CAKE: ALL DREAMS DIE Horatio Baltz
MEDICINE FOR YOUR DREAMS Zachary Erickson
A PRANK TIME JaimeR
HORSE SHEN Jie
OFFICER CHOKER, SEXXI BATMAN, ROAD HEAD David G
WAWD AHP, 1993 Steve Girard
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