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Watch List: Bohemian Rhapsodizing

If this month’s premiere of Dreaming Walls: Inside the Chelsea Hotel has you longing for the Big Apple’s counterculture heyday, dive back into the scene with Watch List: Bohemian Rhapsodizing, a curated collection of films, featuring a 50th anniversary screening of the rarely seen 1972 gem Andy Warhol, a definitive study of the pop art icon and Chelsea Hotel regular, and Patti Smith: Dreams of Life, a vivid portrait of the singular punk rock poet and Chelsea Hotel denizen.

Series runs July 9 - 13

Opens Saturday, July 9

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Andy Warhol: 50th Anniversary Screening

Celebrate the launch of Dreaming Walls, our new doc on New York's iconic Chelsea Hotel, with these specially curated 50th anniversary screenings of Andy Warhol (1972), a rarely screened, behind the scenes portrait of the influential pop artist and Chelsea hotel regular.
  • D: Lana Jokel
  • USA
  • 1972
  • 53 min
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Opens Saturday, July 9

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Patti Smith: Dream of Life

Narrated by Smith herself, Dream of Life is an unconventional biography that offers a window into her philosophies, musings, and personality as well as an examination of her poetry, music, writing and art work.
  • D: Steven Sebring
  • USA
  • 2008
  • 109 min
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