The Florida Undertaking doesn’t have the hook of Sean Baker’s first movie, Tangerine (a.okay.a “the iPhone film”), however based on The A.V. Membership’s personal A.A. Dowd, it’s acquired all the attraction. Dowd caught The Florida Undertaking at this 12 months’s Cannes Movie Pageant, the place he stated, “[w]hat’s maybe most miraculous about it’s the manner [the film] stays true to the actual challenges dealing with what the writer-director has referred to as ‘the hidden homeless’ whereas additionally sustaining a temper of a vibrant, humorous celebration.”
In case you dwell in Chicago and would you’d like to take a look at this vivid, empathetic movie that additionally options “one in all [Willem] Dafoe’s funniest and most shifting performances,” properly, you’re in luck. This coming Monday, September 19, we’re co-hosting a screening of the movie with writer-director Baker in particular person, and you may be a part of us free of charge in case you join right here. That’s Monday, September 19, at 7:00 PM on the Landmark Century Cinema on Clark. Simply remember to arrive early if you wish to be sure you get a seat.
You possibly can watch the trailer for The Florida Undertaking under.