14th Calgary Underground Film Festival

April 17-23, 2017 Globe Cinema, Calgary

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Festival Passes Punch Passes
April 22 Saturday
10:00AM : 180 minutes The Saturday Morning All-You-Can-Eat-Cereal Cartoon Party!
A 3-hour trip into the weird and wonderful world of yesteryear’s animated antics accompanied by an all-you-can eat buffet of cereal!
special guest
1:45PM : 81 minutes Shorts: Sticky Situations
Roads paved with good intentions can lead to crazy places.
3:30PM : Panel Green the Screen: Sustainable Film Production Panel and Networking Event
Join us for a one-hour panel made up of local production professionals talking about sustainable film production!
4:00PM : 90 minutes David Lynch: The Art Life
One of cinema's most enigmatic directors takes us on an intimate journey through the formative years of his life, the events that shape his work and shines a light into the dark corners of his unique world.
special guest
6:30PM : 78 minutes Are We Not Cats
The strange but tender story of a man who attempts to restart his life, but is sidetracked when he meets a woman who shares his unorthodox habit – a proclivity for eating hair.
7:00PM : 94 minutes Band Aid
A couple who can't stop fighting embark on a last-ditch effort to save their marriage: turning their fights into songs and starting a band.
9:00PM : 80 minutes Dave Made A Maze
Dave builds a fort in his living room out of pure frustration, only to wind up trapped by the fantastical pitfalls, booby traps, and critters of his own creation.
Please join us before or after any screening on Saturday night, for an all night party at The Palomino Smokehouse.
9:45PM : 116 minutes Berlin Syndrome
A passionate holiday romance leads to an obsessive relationship when an Australian photojournalist wakes one morning in a Berlin apartment and is unable to leave.
special guest
11:59PM : 73 minutes Assholes
Adah and Aaron are the biggest assholes in New York City. The poppers make them worse.
April 23 Sunday
11:00AM : 77 minutes My Entire High School Sinking Into The Sea
From acclaimed cartoonist Dash Shaw comes an audacious debut that is equal parts disaster cinema, high school comedy and blockbuster satire.
special guest
11:30AM : 85 minutes Lake Bodom
A gang of Finnish teens visit an infamous crime scene hoping to solve the murder by reconstructing it minute by minute in this evocative homage to the 1980s campsite slasher.
1:30PM : 100 minutes The Untamed
A social parable about a young working housewife raising two boys in a small Mexican city. Something not of this world could answer their problems or bring suffering upon them.
2:15PM : 99 minutes A Dark Song
A determined young woman and a damaged occultist risk their lives and souls to perform a dangerous ritual.
special guest
4:00PM : 66 minutes Love And Saucers
David Huggins claims to have had a lifetime of encounters with otherworldly beings, including an interspecies romance with an extra-terrestrial woman. He captures his vivid memories in his art.
4:45PM : 84 minutes Shorts: Ain't Misbehavin'
They are good people (and animals), they just don't always act that way.
6:30PM : 86 minutes Goran
In a cold mountain region, lives and lies are exposed, slowly bringing a carefree taxi driver to a disturbing conclusion.
7:00PM : 89 minutes The Untold Tales Of Armistead Maupin
A documentary about the creator of Tales Of The City, a gay rights pioneer whose novels have inspired millions.
9:15PM : 96 minutes Tony Conrad: Completely In The Present
An examination of the pioneering life and works of artist, musician, and educator, Tony Conrad.
9:45PM : 80 minutes Dave Made A Maze
Dave builds a fort in his living room out of pure frustration, only to wind up trapped by the fantastical pitfalls, booby traps, and critters of his own creation.