Boarders and cinephiles, Sunday, April 14th is your day at the American Independent Film Festival

The festival will present, in Romanian premiere, two not-to-miss films and a talk on skateboarding and its relationship with the urban space and social medium.

Sunday, April 14th, 2019

Cinema Muzeul Țăranului

16:30 – SKATE KITCHEN, by Crystal Moselle (2018, 1h 46 min). In Competition, Sundance 2018.
Followed by a raffle: at the screening of Skate Kitchen Crăci Movement is offering two t-shirts!

18:30 Skateboarding and urban culture – talk
Speakers: Uscat a.k.a. Cristian Benescu – the godfather of Romanian skateboarding, Andrei Gonguțu – a faithful fanatic of urban sports, Andrei Mihail – anthropologist, SNSPA. Moderator: Andrei Tănăsescu.
Entry is free of charge for the debate.

20:00 – MID90S, by Jonah Hill (2018, 1h 25 min). Toronto 2018, Berlin 2018.
Followed by a raffle: come to the screening of Mid90s and you could win a skateboard offered by Boarder’s Store!

Our guests:
Uscat a.k.a. Cristian Benescu the godfather of Romanain skateboarding

Andrei Gongu, 30 years old, a faithful fanatic of urban sports.

Andrei Mihail is an anthropologist. He teaches at the University of Bucharest and SNSPA.

Partners:
Boarder’s Store: The oldest skate, snowboard, surf & kite core stores in Bucharest, Romania. Since 2001.

Crăci Movement: Skater owned Romanian clothing brand. Born to forever chase the thrill of whatever. Never miss a ride.

Tickets can be purchased through Eventbook. Information on tickets and purchasing are available here