Cult Labs

Go Back   Cult Labs > Cult Labels > Official Shameless Fan Forum > Shameless News and Events

Like Tree2Likes
  • 1 Post By iluvdvds@Cult Labs
  • 1 Post By bdc

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 25th July 2014, 11:46 AM
iluvdvds@Cult Labs's Avatar
Competitions Moderator
Cult Labs Radio Contributor
Good Trader
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Norwich, UK
Posts: 9,859
Blog Entries: 14
Default Shameless Event: Shameless Goes Highbrow!

Hi everyone,

As mentioned in this week's Cult Labs' newsletter, we have some great Shameless news to announce today. So without further ado...


Shameless Goes Highbrow!



Shameless may be loud, brash and fetishistic with those unmistakable yellow cases, but that doesnít mean we can't rise to the occasion; and this IS an occasion!

When Shameless filmed an interview with Paola Petri, the widow of the late Elio Petri, in preparation for the Dual Format Limited edition release of The 10th Victim [add it to your collection today from http://bit.ly/10thVictim], espressos were poured, sympathies were made and plans laid! This was not just a polite natter. Oh no!

Fast forward to today and Shameless is very, very proud indeed to announce its humble involvement working with the fantastic people at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, the ICA. This September, the ICA will be hosting a Special Season of films devoted to the criminally (you see there is a Shameless villainous connection!) ignored Elio Petri! Although one of Italian Cinemaís most fascinating and intriguing filmmakers of the 1960ís and 70ís, Elio seems to be sadly unknown on these British shores. But thatís all about to change! Where better to introduce the late Elio Petri than at the beautiful Nash-built ICA (described by Damien Hirst as Ďthe cultural heartbeat of Londoní), on the Mall just a few yards from Her Majesty's gaff, Bucky Palace!

Shameless will try to be on best-behavior in this illustrious company!

From 5th September to 11th September, the ICA will be the home of must-see Italian obscurities that every Shameless fan needs to check out! Treat yourself to a cult film event like no other with a season stuffed with Elio Petriís greatest movies, including the Oscar winning Investigation Of A Citizen, the much imitated pop-art, sci-fi movie The 10th Victim (with special Q&A!), the claustrophobic thriller A Ciascuno il Suo (We Still Kill the Old Way) and the unsettling psychological drama A Quiet Place in the Country.

So, head on over to https://www.ica.org.uk/whats-on/seas...rgotten-genius and book yourself tickets to this excellent event! Thereís only limited seats available, so book early to avoid disappointment.

Donít forget to wear your machine gun bra!
Attached Images
File Type: jpg ICA-Cinematheque-Poster-Elio_Petri-3-2.jpg (116.0 KB, 1 views)
Demoncrat likes this.
__________________


Last edited by iluvdvds@Cult Labs; 25th July 2014 at 03:24 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 25th July 2014, 12:15 PM
Demdike@Cult Labs's Avatar
Cult Emperor
Cult Labs Radio Contributor
Senior Moderator
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Lancashire
Posts: 50,233
Default

Would Investigation Of A Citizen, A Quiet Place in the Country and We Still Kill the Old Way be possible contenders for a Shameless release?

I don't know anything about them except they have Shameless style titles.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 25th July 2014, 12:31 PM
bdc's Avatar
bdc bdc is offline
Cult Addict
Good Trader
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Belgium
Posts: 9,166
Default

Elio Petri certainly deserves this imho as I find his films always interesting and often completely to my tastes.

Surprised L'assassino isn't in there.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 25th July 2014, 01:55 PM
trouserpress's Avatar
Seasoned Cultist
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Eastbourne
Posts: 792
Default

That's probably because L'Assasino is being released by Arrow.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 25th July 2014, 01:59 PM
bizarre_eye@Cult Labs's Avatar
Cult Master
Cult Labs Radio Contributor
Good Trader
Senior Moderator
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: The Black Lodge
Posts: 23,614
Blog Entries: 3
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by trouserpress View Post
That's probably because L'Assasino is being released by Arrow.
Has been released you mean! And a great release it is too.
__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Like this? Share it using the links below!

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



Our goal is to keep Cult Labs friendly. If you feel discouraged from posting by certain members' behaviour then you can e-mail us in complete confidence.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
All forum posts are contributed by members of the site; Cult Labs cannot take responsibility for all content posted on the site. If you have an issue with content posted on the site please click the 'report post' button.
Copyright © 2014 Cult Laboratories Ltd. All rights reserved.