We’re happy to announce 6 more titles from our 2018 feature film line-up, including out SHOUT LGBTQ Closing Night Film, Mapplethorpe, from acclaimed director, Ondi Timoner.

Mapplethorpe

Director: Ondi Timoner
Narrative / Run Time: 112 Minutes / USA

Two-time Sundance Grand Jury prize winner, Ondi Timoner’s first narrative feature film looks at the life of controversial photographer Robert Mapplethorpe, from his rise to fame in the 1970s to his untimely death in 1989. The film explores the intersection of his art, sexuality, and the struggle for mainstream recognition in the shadow of the emerging AIDS crisis. Starring Matt Smith (Doctor Who, The Crown) and Marianne Rendón, we are honored to have Mapplethorpe as the 2018 Shout closing night film.

Love Gilda

Director: Lisa Dapolito
Documentary / Run Time: 88 Minutes / USA

In her own words, comedienne Gilda Radner looks back and reflects on her life and career. Weaving together recently discovered audiotapes, interviews with her friends, rare home movies and diaries read by modern day comediennes (including Amy Poehler), Love Gilda offers a unique window into the honest and whimsical world of a beloved performer whose greatest role was sharing her story.

Don’t Leave Home

Director: Michael Tully
Narrative / Run Time: 86 Minutes / USA

An American artist’s obsession with a disturbing urban legend leads her to an investigation of the story’s origins at the crumbling estate of a reclusive painter in Ireland.

Three Identical Strangers

Director: Tim Wardle
Documentary / Run Time: 96 Minutes / USA

Three strangers are reunited by astonishing coincidence after being born identical triplets, separated at birth, and adopted by three different families. Their jaw-dropping, feel-good story instantly becomes a global sensation complete with fame and celebrity, however, the fairy-tale reunion sets in motion a series of events that unearth an unimaginable secret.

Holiday

Director: Isabella Eklöf
Narrative / Run Time: 90 Minutes / Denmark/Netherlands/Sweden

Michael, a Danish gangster, takes his girlfriend, Sascha, and his extended criminal family on a luxury vacation in a fancy villa in gorgeous Bodrum, Turkey. Shopping, waterparks, barbecuing, and hardcore partying fill their days and nights. Having little regard for anything or anybody outside their world, they exist in a bubble of excess that is governed by Michael’s rules—and if the code is broken, they all know that violence will follow.

Hale County This Morning, This Evening

Director: RaMell Ross
Documentary / Run Time: 76 Minutes / USA

Composed of intimate and unencumbered moments of people in a community, Hale County This Morning, This Evening, allows the viewer an emotive impression of the Historic South – trumpeting the beauty of life and consequences of the social construction of race, while simultaneously a testament to dreaming – despite the odds.

 

Screening dates, times and venues for these three films are not known at this time. That information, along with premium single tickets, will be available July 24th when we announce our full Festival schedule.

 

August 22-28, 2022

Sidewalk Film Festival

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