Director Jeremy Saulnier and principal actor Macon Blair in-person at the Angelika Mosaic. Saulnier and Blair are Alexandria, VA natives, and much of the film is shot in Virginia with locations provided by friends and family – including Saulnier’s childhood Alexandria home. Moderated by local filmmaker Joe Fab.
WHAT: BLUE RUIN writer/director and actor Q&A.
WHEN: Saturday, May 3 following 7:00 p.m. show.
WHERE: Angelika Film Center – Mosaic
8200 Strawberry Lane
Fairfax, VA 22031
THE FILM: Dwight Evans is a mysterious outsider whose quiet life on the margins is turned upside down when he returns to his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance. Proving himself an amateur assassin, he winds up in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family. BLUE RUIN was picked up by RADiUS within two hours of its Cannes premiere, and won the FIPRESCI International Critics Prize. (90 min; Rated R)
Tickets available online or at the box office. For more information, please visit http://www.AngelikaFilmCenter.com/Mosaic.