SAT, JULY 09, 8p film
(WIENER-DOG) & 9:30p Q&A:
“S P E A K I N G I N C I N E M A”
A series of events at MBC
celebrating cinema as a art-form
With special guest
WELCOME TO THE DOLLHOUSE)
MiamiArtZine Film Critic
The films of Todd Solondz
Supported by The Knight Foundation,
The Sagamore Hotel, and Nespresso
SPEAKING IN CINEMA presented by MBC is a series of events giving an in-depth look at the intricacies of the art of filmmaking led by local and visiting film critics. With filmmakers, artists and international specialists as guests, connecting to and supplementing MBC programming, the series of discussions is an ongoing and inclusive celebration of the art of cinema, the “Seventh Art”, which brings together all of the other six. SPEAKING IN CINEMA explores cinema’s past, present and future as the medium that encompasses spatial, temporal and visual aspects of art. The series provides a platform for continued engagement with a video library of the events to be released soon on the MBC website.
With a screening of...
Directed by TODD SOLONDZ/2016/1hr, 30mins.
With Zosia Mamet, Danny DeVito, Greta Gerwig,
Ellen Burstyn, Julie Delpy, Kieran Culkin
Chronicles the life of a dog as it travels around the country,
spreading comfort and joy.
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Sundance Film Festival
“YOU’LL LAUGH, YOU’LL CRINGE, YOU’LL WINCE, AND YOU’LL SIGH. SUCH IS THE GENIUS OF WIENER-DOG, AND OF SOLONDZ, AND WHY HE REMAINS A RELIABLE VISIONARY.”-Consequence of Sound
“Bizarre and challenging when it's not outright goofy, Wiener-Dog never feels remotely compromised. Somehow hilarious and gloomy at the same time, it represents a big middle finger to anyone who wishes Solondz would lighten up.”-Eric Kohn, Indiewire