CineCache Returns with COLLABORATOR
This week, Chlotrudis welcomes the return of CineCache, a partnership between Chlotrudis and the Brattle Film Foundation where a film is screened pre-theatrical release and is followed by a discussion. This season's opener is COLLABORATOR. The directorial debut of Hal Hartley regular Martin Donovan, COLLABORATOR is the riveting, darkly comedic tale of Robert Longfellow (Donovan), a famous playwright who can’t seem to catch a break. His recent Broadway play is a flop and his marriage is on the rocks. Retreating back to his childhood home to visit his mother, Robert crosses paths with his old neighbor, Gus (Morse), a right-wing, ex-con who still lives at home with his mom. When a drunken reunion goes terribly wrong, Gus ends up holding Robert hostage at gunpoint as social status, celebrity and the imminent threat of violence collide, building to a climax that will leave both men forever changed. Watch the Trailer: http://youtu.be/vxtU34613DU
Tickets for all CineCache screenings (unless otherwise noted) are $10 for general public/$8 for Brattle and Chlotrudis members. A subscription for the entire program – 7 screenings in all – is $50 for general public / $40 for Brattle and Chlotrudis members (available at http://brattlefilm.org/2012/09/17/collaborator/)
Additional dates in the series (with titles to be announced) are: October 1, October 15, October 29, November 12, November 26, and December 10.