7/23: A Prayer Before Dawn

The brutal, action-packed true story of an English boxer fighting his way to freedom through two of Thailand's most notorious prisons. Director Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire & star Joe Cole in attendance!
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7/24: Never Goin' Back

A fresh, funny, and occasionally foul look at female friendship. Director Augustine Frizzell in attendance!
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7/27: We the Animals

Us three. Us brothers. Us kings, inseparable. Based on the celebrated Justin Torres novel. Director Jeremiah Zagar in attendance!
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7/28: Industrial Accident | Free w/ RSVP

The story of Wax Trax! Records
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A Prayer Before Dawn
Mon Jul 23 8:00 PM

A Prayer Before Dawn

Feature Film Program

The Old American Can Factory, Gowanus, Brooklyn

Never Goin’ Back
Tue Jul 24 7:00 PM

Never Goin’ Back

Feature Film Program

The William Vale, Williamsburg, Brooklyn

We The Animals
Fri Jul 27 8:00 PM

We The Animals

Feature Film Program

The Old American Can Factory, Gowanus, Brooklyn

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