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|16mm Film Screening: Apocalypse Now (1979)|
|Date||Sunday August 11|
|Time||7:00 PM - 11:00 PM|
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|All Ages, Free Parking, Wheelchair Accesible, Donations Accepted|
|berkeleyundergroundfilms [at] yahoo.com|
|Address||708 Gilman St. Berkeley, Ca 94710|
Apocalypse Now (1979)Added to the calendar on Wednesday Aug 7th, 2013 3:35 PM
During the U.S.-Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe.
Upon release, Apocalypse Now earned widespread critical acclaim and its cultural impact and philosophical themes have been extensively discussed since. Honored with the Palme d'Or at Cannes, and nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture and the Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Drama, the film was also deemed "culturally, historically or aesthetically significant" and was selected for preservation by the National Film Registry in 2000.
Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Writers: John Milius, Francis Ford Coppola
Stars: Marlon Brando, Martin Sheen, Robert Duvall