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“Carmine Street Guitars” Screening with Ron Mann
December 12, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pmFREE
Innis College and the Cinema Studies Institute present a Canadian Film Forum screening of
with Filmmaker Ron Mann
Thursday, December 12, 2019
7 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm)
Innis Town Hall, 2 Sussex Ave
On December 12, director-producer and alumnus Ron Mann (BA ’80 Innis; shown right) returns to Innis College to present his latest film Carmine Street Guitars (2018). A Q&A with Brian D. Johnson, film writer and filmmaker, will follow the screening.
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Synopsis: Once the centre of the New York bohemia, Greenwich Village is now home to lux restaurants and buzzer-door clothing stores catering to the nouveau riche. But one shop in the heart of the Village remains resilient to the encroaching gentrification: Carmine Street Guitars. There, custom guitar maker Rick Kelly and his young apprentice Cindy Hulej build handcrafted guitars out of reclaimed wood from old hotels, bars, churches, and other local buildings.