April 17th at 7:30PM- Egyptian Theatre, Hollywood.
NOIR CITY: THE 17TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF FILM NOIR
Argentine Noir Triple Feature! New FNF 35mm Prints!
EL VAMPIRO NEGRO / NO ABRAS NUNCA ESA PUERTA / SI MUERO ANTES DE DESPERTAR
Presented by the American Cinematheque in collaboration with the Film Noir Foundation.
Introduction by Eddie Muller of the Film Noir Foundation.
New FNF 35mm Print!
EL VAMPIRO NEGRO
THE BLACK VAMPIRE
1953, Argentine Sono Films, 90 min, Argentina, Dir: Román Viñoly
This stunning reimagining of Fritz Lang’s classic M has been rediscovered by the Film Noir Foundation and subtitled in English for the first time. Olga Zubarry, Argentina’s answer to Marilyn Monroe, plays a chanteuse and single mother who is the sole eyewitness to the child killer stalking the streets of Buenos Aires. Will her daughter be the next victim? Featuring stunning cinematography by Anibal González Paz. A major cinema discovery! In Spanish with English subtitles. NOT ON DVD.
New FNF 35mm Prints!
NO ABRAS NUNCA ESA PUERTA AND SI MUERO ANTES DE DESPERTAR
NEVER OPEN THAT DOOR and IF I SHOULD DIE BEFORE I WAKE
1952, Argentine Estudios San Miguel, 151 min, Argentina, Dir: Carlos Hugo Christensen
Be here for the U.S. premiere of this stunning anthology film adapted from the short stories of noir master Cornell Woolrich. Originally conceived by its makers as a single film, the titles were released separately. Tonight marks the first time they have been screened in a single, unified presentation, in newly struck prints funded by the Film Noir Foundation, complete with - for the first time ever - English subtitles. In Spanish with English subtitles.NOT ON DVD.
New 35mm prints courtesy of the Film Noir Foundation collection at the UCLA Film & Television Archive.
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