Artist Josh Short and his Holdin’ it Down collaborator Joel Dean Stockdill will host a Film Festival in PLAySPACE’s project gallery that will run from September 27-October 3, 2010. The project gallery is home to the 11th Hour Video Club, decorated with handmade posters from the feature films. The film festival will showcase classic survivalist culture films such as Red Dawn and Deliverance to get into the post-apocalyptic spirit of Short’s installation, currently on view at PLAySPACE.
Monday, September 27, 8-11 p.m.
Double Feature: Action packed wilderness survival stories
Surviving the Game Gary Busey vs. Ice-T in a wild game hunt where man is the hunted.
Deliverance City Slickers vs. Red Necks. The city boys find themselves in a world of hurt when they decide to take a weekend canoe trip in the woods.
Bring your “go-bags” for show and tell
Tuesday, September 28, 8-11 p.m.
Double Feature: Cold war survival stories where kids are forced to be like adults
Lord of the Flies A bunch of kids find themselves trapped on a desolate island, tribal rule prevails.
Red Dawn The commies invade America. Our only hope is a rag tag group of high school kids.
Come dressed as your favorite cold war hero or villain and get special prizes.
Wednesday, September 29, 8-11 p.m.
Double Feature: Dystopian Futures that aren’t that different from now
Series 7: The Contenders Imagine a reality show where when your number is called, you play or you die.
Children of Men Humans are facing extinction, and there is one fertile woman on the planet. Her protection is our only hope.
Sunday October 3, 6-9pm
Triple Feature: Survival in the world we live in. Strategies for survival now.
Re-breathe Boo Chapple short film. How to Video...this one speaks for itself!
Dark Days Documentary about building homes in subway tunnels.
Dawn of the Dead Zombie movie, survival in a shopping mall.
Free and open to the public
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For more info on Hold'n it Down: Josh Short in Collaboration with Joel Dean Stockdill, visit http://www.cca.edu/calendar/2010/holdn-it-down