We have some wonderful films showing at the Brooklyn Folk Festival this year!! Films you won’t see anywhere else in New York!!
Be sure to check out:
Gold – 50th anniversary screening!! Filmed in August of 1968 in the remote foothills of the Sierra Mountains this wacky piece of celluloid captures the essence of the sixties with a reasonably coherent story. – 50th anniversary screening – followed by Q&A with the filmmaker – A cult classic!! Soundtrack by Ramblin’ Jack Elliott and the MC5.
Screening at 4:00 pm on Sunday!!
Linefork – Documentary on legendary KY banjo player Lee Sexton, followed by Q&A with the filmmaker.
Screening at 4pm on Saturday!!
How They Got Over – Documentary about the golden age of Black gospel quartets, followed by Q&A with director Robert Clem and co-producer/narractor Jerry Zolten.
Screening at 6pm on Saturday!!