Film Screening CINEDOOM ALEX COX'S "REPO MAN" ON 35MM Introduced by Tulsa Artist Fellow Blackhorse Lowe Co-presented by Circle Cinema & Tulsa Artist Fellowship
Thursday, October 26, 2023 | 7:30 pm Circle Cinema | 10 S Lewis Ave, Tulsa, OK 74104
REPO MAN (1984, 92m, USA). Directed by Alex Cox. Cinematography by Robby Müller. Edited by Dennis Dolan. Executive Produced by Michael Nesmith and Produced by Jonathan Wacks and Peter McCarthy. Starring Emilio Estevez, Harry Dean Stanton, Olivia Barash and Tracey Walter.
Los Angeles slacker and punk rocker Otto finds himself jobless and disillusioned, but his life takes a turn when he meets Bud, who introduces him to the high-speed and dangerous world of repossessing cars. Intrigued by the chance to make big money, Otto teams up with an enigmatic woman who believes a 1964 Chevrolet Malibu holds extraterrestrial secrets in its trunk. As they delve deeper, they become embroiled in a wild and thrilling underworld of corruption and greed. Set against the backdrop of Reagan-era America, the film captures the essence of the punk era, offering a satirical commentary on 1980s consumerism. With iconic punk representation and stellar performances from Harry Dean Stanton and Emilio Estevez, it has rightfully earned its status as an enduring and unparalleled cult classic.
CineDOOM is a celebration of the theatrical experience at its best, showcasing masterpieces that embody both grit and perfection. It brings together cinematic classic masterpieces from revered directors like Akira Kurosawa and David Lynch, alongside cutting-edge Indigenous films that push the boundaries of contemporary storytelling. This diverse array of cinematic experiences invites viewers to explore new horizons in storytelling. CineDOOM is curated by Tulsa Artist Fellowship awardee, Blackhorse Lowe.