August 9, 2013 all day – The Downtown Independent Cinema From the fevered mind of Jon Moritsugu comes the punkoid masterwork Mod Fuck Explosion. This is a relentless cinematic onslaught of blonde teenage posturing, Japanese biker freak-outs, backsta… Organized by | Type: retrospective!
August 9, 2013 to August 15, 2013 – The Downtown Independent Cinema Hear ye, hear he, come one and come all...Pig Death Machine, the award-winning feature by Jon Moritsugu and Amy Davis is hittin' The Downtown Independent for 7 days only. From 1985, Moritsugu has b… Organized by | Type: retrospective!
August 10, 2013 all day – The Downtown Independent Cinema Terminal USA (1993) What happens when underground film genius JON MORITSUGU teams up with JAMES SCHAMUS, head of Focus Features and producer of BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN, as well as PBS? Threats of l… Organized by | Type: retrospective!
August 11, 2013 from 3:15pm to 4:45pm – The Downtown Independent Cinema Fame Whore (1997) Winner of "Best Feature" and "Festival Choice" Awards at the New York Underground Film Festival, FAME WHORE is director Jon Moritsugu's fifth and funniest film. It features… Organized by | Type: retrospective!
August 12, 2013 to August 13, 2013 – The Downtown Independent Cinema Jon Moritsugu gained his notoriety in the late-1980's with MY DEGENERATION, his very first feature. Raw, visceral, and ultra-entertaining, MY DEGENERATION is the perfect entry point to this dire… Organized by | Type: retrospective!
August 14, 2013 at 10:45pm to August 15, 2013 at 12am – The Downtown Independent Cinema Winner of "Best Feature" Award at both the New York AND Chicago Underground Film Festivals, "Scumrock" is Jon Moritsugu's sprawling epic about a pretentious underground filmmaker struggling with… Organized by | Type: retrospective!
August 15, 2013 at 11:45pm to August 16, 2013 at 1:15am – The Downtown Independent Cinema Jon Moritsugu's second feature, HIPPY PORN, is a nu-wave-arthouse-analog-semiotic-freak-out. This is the movie that was a major French cult hit! A trio of angst-dripping, pseudo-intellectual, ar… Organized by | Type: retrospective!