Cory McAbee will be in Sydney this March with the Australian Premiere of his new film Crazy & Thief. The film was only released a few months ago but is already doing extremely well on the international festival circuit. The film, which cost less than $1000 to produce, has been called “a delightful surprise” and “quite unlike anything you’ll ever see.”
Crazy & Theif’s recent honors include…
Indiewire. Top 10 Best Undistributed Films of 2012
Forbidden Planet International. Best of the Year 2012. (UK)
Winner: Special Features Jury Award. Indie Memphis. Memphis (TN)
Winner: Petit Format Award. New Visions category. (Spain)
When: Saturday, 9th March. Doors open 7.30pm for 8.00pm start
Where: Mu-Meson Archives, Cnr Parramatta Rd and Trafalgar St, Annandale (Back of King Furniture Building, Trafalgar St)
Phone: 9517 2010 (Seating strictly limited)
Check out his website and information for his other films and projects: www.corymcabee.com/
CAPTAIN AHAB’S MOTORCYCLE CLUB
Cory will also be in Australia to perform and discuss his latest project, the global film and music collaboration, Captain Ahab’s Motorcycle Club. And how he is using this to create an innovative ‘virtual’ production model for his forthcoming, cross-platform, feature-length film The Great American Funeral (currently being developed through Sundance Film Festival New Frontiers StoryLab Institute).
When: Sunday, 10th March. Doors open at 6.30pm
Where: The Vanguard Hotel, 42 King St, Newtown
Cost: From $23.80
Tickets at the door or online.