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Queen City Cinephiles independent film screening at Petra’s!
July 20, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Queen City Cinephiles independent film screening at Petra’s! Come view indie movies with other cinephiles, join in Q&A with filmmakers, and mingle with fellow film aficionados!
TIME: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
LOCATION: Petra’s Bar, 1919 Commonwealth Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205
AGE INFORMATION: 21 and Over
COST: FREE for Queen City Cinephiles members (membership is a one-time-per-year fee of $10) or $5 cash at the door for NON-members.
You can also purchase membership through our Patreon for $1/month (Patreon supporters get extra perks like automatic entry in the monthly #CinephileStarterPack door prizes, reserved front row seating, and more!). Become a Patreon member here: https://www.patreon.com/QCCinephiles
Lifetime QCC membership is $100 and can be paid at https://www.paypal.me/QCCinephiles
There will be film discussion after each film.
Synopsis: It follows a couple who tries to purify the world thanks to special rituals they practice which involve boiling eggs and dancing.
Film location: Italy
Filmmaker: Kim Puric
Social Media: Trailer – https://vimeo.com/203554800?from=outro-embed
Synopsis:When a rookie security guard is told to follow ONE simple rule he falls under pressure and unlocks something BIG and DANGEROUS.
Film location: Oceanside, CA
Filmmaker: Bless Williams
Social Media: @blessstudios, https://www.facebook.com/BLESSstudios, instagram: studiyobless
Synopsis: An evil demon takes form in a dryer and begins to terrorize a small mountain community, in a new cycle of terror.
Film location: Winston-Salem, NC
Filmmaker: Shaun Swift
Genre: Horror Comedy/Campy
Social Media: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4699100/?ref_=nm_knf_i1
Synopsis: A humane Mexican attempts to smuggle cocaine across the U.S. border to support his family but to do so he has to destroy the lives of innocent others.
Film location: San Diego, CA; Mexico
Filmmaker: Chris Baxter
Social Media: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5516346/?ref_=nm_knf_t1
Synopsis: An Internet troll is abducted and wakes up tied to a chair in a basement. A man sits in the darkness smoking a cigarette. He tells him how a Youtube comment he left led to the suicide of his daughter and how he intends to exact his revenge.
Film location: Liverpool, UK
Filmmaker: Frank Lord
Social Media: imdb.com/title/tt6587498/
Synopsis: Head Space: A single mother concerned with her son’s inability to cope, sees the tables turn when faced with danger.
Film location: Los Angeles, CA
Filmmaker: Emma Huibregtse
Social Media: vimeo.com/miss100percentfunk
DOWN THERE BY THE TRAIN
Synopsis: The year is 1922: with the Old West a distant memory for most, a young gunslinger, wronged by the mob, travels East in search of vengeance.
Film location: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Filmmaker: Andrew McNeill
Social Media: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOXIEmTx8wwXMAf3OeoPJ4A, http://www.twitter.com/FrontierPics and https://www.facebook.com/FrontierPictures
Trailer link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5ZE67aBJuisaHRDMFZQMWtXX3c
Synopsis: A man is desperate to keep his dying wife alive.
Film location: Winston-Salem
Filmmaker: Michael Helms
Social Media: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92pa3HCZma0
WE ONLY WENT OUT AT NIGHT
Synopsis: A romantic tale challenges what you have heard about vampire folklore.
Film location: Wilmington, NC
Filmmaker: Brannigan Carter
Social Media: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt6998572/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1
Synopsis: Crawling back from the edge of society, Thirsty tries to prove he’s a changed man to his sister, Peru, in order to be able to gain access to his daughter once again. As his story unfolds, his life unravels.
Film location: Murrells Inlet and Garden City, South Carolina
Filmmaker: Shea Sizemore
Social Media: http://www.crabtrapfilm.com/trailer/