Weird Weekend

Matchbox Cineclub presents a whole weekend of strange and unseen cinema from around the world. Orphans, outcasts and outliers from across time and space, with a host of special guests, Q&As & events!

Weird Weekend

About Weird Weekend

2nd Jun 2018 to 3rd Jun 2018
Midday - 11pm
Centre for Contemporary Arts Glasgow
350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow City Centre G2 3JD
£5 + £1bf for single tickets / £14 + £1bf for day passes / £28 + £1bf for weekend passes
Visit the event website here

We’ve scoured the world to bring you some of the wildest, weirdest WTF movies ever made, almost all entirely unavailable in the UK - not on Netflix, DVD or VOD - including many never-before-screened in Scotland. We have icons of cult cinema and future favourites, plus incredible shorts and plenty of bonus content, all guaranteed to blow your mind…

SATURDAY
Freaked (Tom Stern, Alex Winter, 1993) + Alex Winter Q&A
Anatomical Gunk: Bryan M Ferguson shorts + Q&A
TBC
The Holy Mountain (Alejandro Jodorowsky, 1973)

SUNDAY
Top Knot Detective (Aaron McCann, Dominic Pearce, 2017)
Crime Wave (John Paizs, 1985)
The Crazy Family (Sogo Ishii, 1984)
The Astrologer (Craig Denney, 1975)

18+ | NB Some of the films in this programme contain material you may find upsetting or offensive. There will be content warnings on screen before films, when necessary. If you would like more information about the films and their content, message us here or at matchboxcine@gmail.com.

Weird Weekend comes from the producers of CAGE-A-RAMA & KeanuCon, the team that brought you Cowards Bend the Knee with Ela Orleans live score, Oxide Ghosts: The Brass Eye Tapes and Turkish Star Wars (2K Restoration).

Thanks to Indy Cine Group

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Weird Weekend are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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