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Summer Camp

But I’m a Cheerleader (1999)

July 8, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

But I’m a Cheerleader

Dir: Jamie Babbit, USA, 1999, 85 mins

| Downstairs Film Club: Summer Camp |

Special FREE screening of NewFest 2000’s Opening Night Film

A taffy-colored throwback, this hilarious camp classic stars indie darling Natasha Lyonne as a teenager who’s been sent off to “rehab” camp by priggish parents and friends who suspect she’s queer and riffs on ostensibly outmoded conversion therapy procedures. Featuring a highly-stylized production design inspired by John Waters and a talented and diverse ensemble cast, BUT I’M A CHEERLEADER achieves a perfect blend between a sexy, charming love story and a razor-sharp, (still) topical social satire.

7:00PM: Doors Open
7:30PM: Film Begins

Free RSVP encouraged but not required. Seating is first come first served.

Beers & Queers deal: if you’re 21 or older, you can get two beers and a small popcorn for $10 from The Breslin Bar at Liberty Hall.

Co-Presented with Ace Hotel New York


July 8, 2018
7:30 pm
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Liberty Hall @ Ace Hotel New York
20 W 29th St
New York, NY 10001 United States
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