Wheels on Reels 2: 16mm Auto Films

If you are a classic car fan, love speed & thrills or just enjoy rarely seen creative filmmaking on the big-screen, you will not want to miss WHEELS ON REELS 2, the second installment of Repressed Cinema’s automobile related films. Film collector Ian Sundahl has amassed his favorite 16mm car related short subjects in a unique program full of variety, and spanning several decades. Several newly acquired films appear in this show:

-Nine minutes of outlaw speed driven adrenaline on the streets of Paris.
-Bruce Miller’s “442?, about a man’s love affair with his ’72 Oldsmobile hot-rod
-Vintage European and American car commercials.
-A rare car rally film from African roads with a bevy of 1970’s classic cars.
-See what happens when cars go to the junkyard
-The melding of man and machine in the drag racing horror cult short “Red and Rosey”
-Loni Anderson reminding you to wear a seatbelt.
-Home movie footage of a MG car meet.
-And more!!! See Oldsmobile, Saab, Ford, Mercedes, MG, Alfa Romeo, and dragsters among others…

Presented on 16mm film with a little bit of video to boot. Ian Sundahl will be here in person to introduce the films.



Wednesday, October 21