Double Feature : Environmental Film : No Blade of Grass(1970) followed by “BEAT NIGHT” !

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• Saturday, January 20th, 2018, 6PM
• Visual Arts Center of Richmond
• 1812 West Main Street, Richmond, VA
• Admission: FREE donations encouraged

At 6 pm, the RVA Environmental Film folks will be screening the 1970 cult eco-disaster film,” No Blade of Grass” directed by Cornel Wilde in anticipation of their upcoming annual week-long festival in February! Admission Free (donations always welcome!)

Followed by :

• Saturday, January 20th, 2018, 8PM
• Visual Arts Center of Richmond
• 1812 West Main Street, Richmond, VA
• Admission: $6

Followed at 8 pm by “Beat Night” – a celebration of the Beat movement and the 60th anniversary of the publication of Jack Kerouac’s On the Road  a screening of “Pull My Daisy” (1958) directed by Robert Frank and Alfred Leslie with Allen Ginsberg, Gregory Corso, Larry Rivers, Alice Neel, Peter Orlovsky written and narrated by Keroauc himself, as well as other Beat-related shorts, oft-described as plotless, featuring Neal Cassady, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Shirley Clarke and others!

FREE POPCORN and CASH Bar !

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About the Author: Jeff is the head curator of the James River Filmmakers Forum. He currently sits on the board of directors of The James River Film Society.

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