Film Geeks Present: Larry Cohen Retrospective SCREENING #1: The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover (1977)
Larry Cohen | 112 min
TICKETS: $12 general | $8 MOPA members
For 46 years, Larry Cohen has been an undisputed king of truly innovative, genre-bending independent cinema. He has worked in horror, blaxploitation, science fiction, comedy, and even historical fiction. In recognition of a lifetime of cinematic achievement, Film Geeks SD are proudly presenting a year-long retrospective series of Cohen’s films at the Museum of Photographic Arts.
Join us on Sunday, February 18th as we kick off the series with The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover, Cohen’s personal favorite of his own works.
view trailer youtube.com/watch?v=rNcE3tBO-KE
The February 18th screening will also include a BONUS screening of the new documentary detailing the often guerrilla and convention-defying exploits of this singular director, appropriately titled King Cohen: The Wild World of Filmmaker Larry Cohen! Steve Mitchell, the documentary’s director will also be in attendance!
view King Cohen trailer: youtube.com/watch?v=SPblr7nKaYw
VIP Pre-Event Meet & Greet with Larry Cohen 7:00-7:30pm (Tickets sold separately)
What’s more, Larry Cohen himself will be in attendance at the VIP kickoff! The lucky 50 film geeks to nab VIP passes will receive light refreshments, a chance to meet the filmmakers, and get a special item to get signed. Do not miss out!
Limited VIP Tickets are $40 in advance, $50 at the door.
For tickets and more info about the VIP Meet & Greet, visit: impactflow.com/event/meet-larry-cohen-special-vip-event-at-private-files-of-j-edgar-hoover-screening-6968