Sat, March 23, 9:15pm
“Suitcase of Love and Shame”
Michigan Theater (Screening Room)
A forbidden love story played out in a decade that would soon spawn the sexual revolution. Suitcase of Love and Shame reconstructs a mesmerizing and erotic narrative from 60 hours of reel-to-reel audiotape discovered in a suitcase. Recorded in the 1960’s, a Mid-western woman and her lover chronicle the details of their adulterous love affair.
A world premiere, with director Jane Gillooly in attendance.
(Michael Almereyda, 2012) 15 min
In this intimate and moving film, Almereyda probes photographer Chris Kilip’s memory of a small isolated fishing village in Northern England. Kilip made several trips to Skinningrove in the mid-1980s...
(Jane Gillooly, 2013) 70 min
Suitcase of Love and Shame reconstructs a mesmerizing narrative from 60 hours of reel-to-reel audiotape discovered in a suitcase purchased on eBay. Recorded in the decade that would spawn the...