FILIBUS: THE MYSTERIOUS AIR PIRATE
Friday, January 28–Sunday, January 30
(1915, DCP, 76m) dir Mario Roncoroni w/Valeria Creti, Giovanni Spano, Cristina Ruspoli. This early feminist steampunk silent follows the exploits of Filibus (Creti), a cross-dressing sky pirate who uses her airship to rob unsuspecting victims—from the sky! These screenings are made possible by the University of Minnesota’s Imagine Fund as part of the Twin Cities Silent Film Project, organized by Maggie Hennefeld, Associate Professor of Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature. With live piano accompaniment by Katie Condon and a video introduction by Elif Rongen-Kaynakçi (EYE Film Museum). Read more at Perisphere.
FRI/SAT 7:00 SUN 3:00 5:00 $12