4 October - 2 November 2014

a Photoworks production

Fabrica Film Club: Fitzcarraldo

Fitzcarraldo, boat, man standing in front of waterFrom the film, Fitzcarraldo

Fabrica, Duke Street, Brighton
Wed 15 Oct 7-10pm  
Doors open at 6.30pm

(1982, Subtitled, 157mins, PG)

Inspired by REEFFabrica screen this West German film directed by Werner Herzog. Fitzcarraldo is an opera-loving eccentric determined to move an entire boat overland from one river system to another. The film is bold, epic and retains a sense of madness throughout, as the boat is manoeuvred through the jungle.

Free entry, donations welcome. Nibbles, a low-cost bar, cosy chairs and beanbags make this a warm and welcoming event for all.

To book your free place visit fabrica.org.uk







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