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Wizards, Wed April 1
2009, 7:00 & 9:00

Radioactive Twin Sorcerers Battle in Animated Post-Apocalyptic Sci-Fi Adventure

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Wizards shows at IFS on Wed April 1, 2009, 7:00 & 9:00

Wizards
Radioactive Twin Sorcerers Battle in Animated Post-Apocalyptic Sci-Fi Adventure
Wed April 1
2009, 7:00 & 9:00

The radiation fallout from a past nuclear war has caused the mutation of humans into races of elves, dwarves, fairies, and the like when a wizard bent on world domination discovers he can employ the propaganda of Adolf Hitler to achieve his goals. He is opposed by his twin brother, the proverbial white sheep of the family, who tries to use his gifts for good. In his 1977 animated feature, Ralph Bakshi (Fritz the Cat, Heavy Traffic) superimposed animations on archival footage in a technique that may not seem refined to today's audiences but still packs an emotional wallop.

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Tickets

10 films for $60 with punch card
$9 general admission. $7 w/UCB student ID, $7 for senior citizens
$1 discount to anyone with a bike helmet
Free on your birthday! CU Cinema Studies students get in free.

Parking

Pay lot 360 (now only $1/hour!), across from the buffalo statue and next to the Duane Physics tower, is closest to Muenzinger. Free parking can be found after 5pm at the meters along Colorado Ave east of Folsom stadium and along University Ave west of Macky.

RTD Bus

Park elsewhere and catch the HOP to campus

International Film Series

(Originally called The University Film Commission)
Established 1941 by James Sandoe.

First Person Cinema

(Originally called The Experimental Cinema Group)
Established 1955 by Carla Selby, Gladney Oakley, Bruce Conner and Stan Brakhage.

C.U. Film Program

(AKA The Rocky Mountain Film Center)
First offered degrees in filmmaking and critical studies in 1989 under the guidance of Virgil Grillo.

Celebrating Stan

Created by Suranjan Ganguly in 2003.

C.U. Department of Cinema Studies & Moving Image Arts

Established 2017 by Chair Ernesto Acevedo-Muñoz.

Thank you, sponsors!
Boulder International Film Festival
Department of Cinema Studies & Moving Image Arts

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