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No Use Walkin’ When You Can Stroll

(Penelope Spheeris, 1998, 11 min)

One-time carny, bartender, and married ten times, Penelope Spheeris’s mother was an uncommon woman.  In this sweet, funny, and moving video portrait, Spheeris gives us a vivid glimpse into the richness of her mother’s life and character.

Filmmaker in Attendance, 35mm

Directed by Penelope Spheeris


Thursday, March 27 9:15pm

Penelope Spheeris: Films 1968–1998

A program of short independent films by Penelope Spheeris, who will be in attendance. The program includes her early films I Don’t Know and Hats Off to Hollywood, which screened

Michigan Theater (Screening Room)