Arthouse Movie Listings for April 20-26, 2011

Artists' Television Access. OpenScreening: One hour of shorts; monthly open submissions screening; feedback session follows films. Thu., April 21, 8 p.m. free-$5. “Hobnobbin' Hobo”:…

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New Take on Old Legend

In Yony Leyser's documentary hagiography, William S. Burroughs: A Man Within — which ends with John Waters nominating its subject for iconoclast-artist sainthood —…

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George, Ever Curious

George Kuchar’s most admirable trait is his refusal to live in the past. An underground movie pioneer in New York in the 1950s and…

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The Diary of Anne Frankenstein

An Internet commenter has described actor Natasha Lyonne's career: “She just needs a 21st century John Waters to adopt her as his totem.” Waters…

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Not Dead. In Fact, Just Fine

We’ve called Jennifer Blowdryer “the girl John Waters” before, and we’ll do it again, even though she’s a writer, not a filmmaker. And she’s…

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Dynamic Duo

You may love Baltimore for being the set of HBO’s extraordinary series The Wire, or for having spawned John Waters. But friends, the joint…

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