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Film Screening | The Act of Killing

  • Arts Letters and Numbers 1543 Burden Lake Road Averill Park, NY, 12018 United States (map)

A documentary which challenges former Indonesian death-squad leaders to reenact their mass-killings in whichever cinematic genres they wish, including classic Hollywood crime scenarios and lavish musical numbers.

Directed by: Joshua Oppenheimer

Run Time: 115 minutes

Please beware of slippery driveway - park and walk where you feel safe!
Hope to see you!

This film series is being crafted as we go along. Each screening is imagined to be an island and conversations around the films are how we navigate from one island to the next. After the film, discussions migrate to the kitchen for food and drinks as we share our experiences of the film.

Suggested donation $3

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Earlier Event: April 8
Film Screening | Elmer Gantry
Later Event: April 21
Night Drawing