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Boston Underground Film Festival • March 21–25

The Brattle Theatre40 Brattle St., Cambridge MA 02138 • Harvard Square • 617 876-6837 • [email protected]

Thu, Mar 29, 2018

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Off the Rails

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Closing Night! Discussion to Follow!

Directed by Adam Irving, USA, 86 min, Documentary, In English with Open Captions
The remarkable true story of Darius McCollum, a man with Asperger’s syndrome, whose love of transit has landed him in jail 32 times for impersonating New York City bus drivers and subway conductors. Although Darius has never damaged any property or hurt anyone, he remains imprisoned on Rikers Island. Darius’ story embodies the criminal justice system’s failure to channel the passions of a mentally challenged man into a purposeful life.

Discussion to follow with film subjects Sally Butler, Esq., lawyer for Darius McCollum; and Liz Loebman, Forensic Social Worker.

Tickets for this special screening are available at Use Promo Code RFFBOSTON to Save $5 on Tickets. No Brattle passes.


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  • Boston Underground Film Festival • March 21–25
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