Feb 1-3: Supertrash Film Festival at Bagdad Theatre | 72 Hours of Movies, Performance, Art Exhibition

SuperTrash Film Festival, Bagdad Theater, Portland, Oregon, 97214

After a post-holiday drop off/(hangover?), it appears that life (and events) are coming back to P-Town. One of these is the SuperTrash Film Festival at Bagdad Theater. Below is a YouTube preview of the festival. If you can't view it (sometimes firefox seems to adblock them out), you can go here and watch it.

You can also be Myspace friends with the festival by going here. The rest of the details (from Jason at Floating World Comics) are below. Sorry about the formating.

Feb 1-3, 2008, a weekend of 9 unforgettable movies, live burlesque
dancers, the return of Famous Mysterious Actor, and a stunning exhibit of
're-imagined movie poster art' sponsored by Seattle publisher


WHO: Night Gallery, Floating World Comics, Tease-O-Rama, The Famous
Mysterious Actor Show

WHAT: 72 hr Fest of Movies / Merchandise / Performance / Art Exhibition

WHEN: Friday, Feb 1st – Sunday, Feb. 3rd, 2008

WHERE: Bagdad Theater

3702 SE Hawthorne Blvd.

Portland, OR 97214

TICKETS: $5 per show; $15 all-day pass

SPONSORS: McMenamin's, KUFO, Fantagraphics, Portland Mercury

RE-ANIMATOR (1985, Dir. Stuart Gordon, 95 mins) …a masterpiece of
hideous gore and faultless drama.
MAD LOVE (1935, Dir. Karl Freund, 68 mins) …Peter Lorre shines as a
lust-bent doctor capable of anything!
ROAD HOUSE (1989, Dir. Rowdy Herrington, 114 mins) …the most macho-hot
movie ever put out!
PSYCH OUT (1968, Dir. Richard Rush, 101 mins) …a sleazy expose of San
Francisco 'free love' with Jack Nicholson as a stoner rocker on the trail
of an acid casualty played by Bruce Dern-streaming-Jesus.
ROBOCOP 2 (1990, Dir. Irvin Kershner, 117 mins) …incredibly undervalued
sequel, stuffed with maniacal design and misanthropic ideology, Frank
Miller's first film job.
BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA (1986, Dir. John Carpenter, 99 mins) …no dis
to Raging Bull, Scarface, or Blade Runner, but for select hordes, BTILC is
the greatest 80s rush.
BUFFALO 66 (1998, Dir. Vincent Gallo, 110 mins) …a lowlife fantasy chock
with feline romance, family crap, and noirish cruising…love or hate it,
it's cool.
RETURN OF THE DRAGON (1972, Dir. Bruce Lee, 100 mns) …Bruce Lee versus
Chuck Norris!!!
NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (1968, Dir. George A. Romero, 96 mins) …the one
that makes you believe the dead will eat you.

SUPERTRASH is wild, perverse, beautiful, grotesque…subversively
combining powers of Art and Trash into SUPERTRASH.


Friday Feb 1
5:30: 'trailer trash' video
7:00: Re Animator
9:00: Mad Love
11:00: KUFO's “Midnight Movie” Big Trouble in Little China
KUFO radio jocks Cort and Fatboy will broadcast on-site from Bagdad.

Saturday Feb 2
12:00: Return of the Dragon
2:15: Big Trouble in Little China
4:20: Robocop 2
6:45-11:00: Psych Out w/ The Famous Mysterious Actor show
12 Midnight: Night of the Living Dead

Sunday Feb 3
2:00: Big Trouble in Little China
4:05: Robocop 2
6:30: Roadhouse
9:00: Buffalo 66
11:00: Re Animator

Jacques Boyreau is curator of Night Gallery and author of TRASH: THE
Jason Leivian is owner of Floating World Comics.

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