Out of the Blue + Q&A

M
19 March
6.00pm
Location informationArc Cinema
Event cost$12 / $10

Cebe (Linda Manz) is a rebellious teenager whose father (Dennis Hopper) is in prison and whose mother (Sharon Farrell) is a junkie. She struggles to conform and finds solace in her love of Elvis and punk rock. 

When Elvis dies, a disillusioned Cebe runs away from her dilapidated house in suburban Vancouver to the big city. There she has a series of encounters and a brush with the law.  

Dennis Hopper took over directing the film, rewriting the script to make it more personal and finding moments of exhilaration amidst the desperation of Cebe’s situation. 

Screening of a brand new 4K restoration followed by a live Q&A (via zoom in Arc) with restoration producers John Alan Simon and Elizabeth Karr.

‘This film is an impressive demonstration of mastery of mood and tone that affects and engages the viewer at an emotional level so deep and instinctive that it seems both primal and profound’ - The Boston Globe 

See more films in our tribute to Linda Manz - 'A tough little rebel' season

 

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