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Thursday, August 22, 2013

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Rewind This!

Special Screening!

Director Josh Johnson in Person!

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Single admission tickets for REWIND THIS are $12 General Public, $10 Students/Members/Seniors/Kids<12; Double Feature tickets for REWIND THIS + VHS VENGEANCE are $15 General Public, $13 Discount.

(2013) dir Josh Johnson [94 min; Digital]
This remarkably entertaining documentary traces the history and impact of the humble videocassette format of VHS. Through numerous interviews with filmmakers, critics, and collectors, director Josh Johnson explores the history of the almost extinct format and unearths a devoted community of ardent fans. The members of the VHS generation will never forget the power of putting a tape in the slot and pressing “play…” —adapted from notes for Independent Film Festival Boston

“A highly satisfying straight shot of movie love.” —J. Hurtado, Twitch

Rewind This! Delves Deep Into the Retro Love Affair With the VHS Tape,” by Angela Watercutter, Wired

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