Golf In the Kingdom

Directed by Susan Streitfeld, USA, 2012, 86 min, color, HD

Sunday 9/23 @ 2pm – 607 Manhattan Av

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A blend of sport and mysticism, this film tells the story of Michael who, in 1956, is bound for an ashram in India when he stops over in Scotland to play one last game on a renowned course, Burningbush. There he encounters Shivas Irons, a pro with a philosophical and metaphysical bent, who profoundly alters the young man’s perceptions of golf and life. Golf in the Kingdom, is adapted from Michael Murphy’s 1972 ground-breaking and best-selling novel.

Trailer

Golf in the Kingdom is the WINNER of the Narrative Feature competition.
Paired with Angelfish, WINNER of the Narrative Shorts competition. 
A special Q&A with the Executive Producer of Golf in the Kingdom, George Stephanopoulos, will be following the screening of Love Stalker.

Angelfish

Directed by Michael Tyburski, USA, 2011, 11 min, color, HD

Sunday 9/23 @ 2pm – 607 Manhattan Av

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After a difficult breakup, a quiet young man moves off the grid and onto a sailboat on New York’s East River in search of what can not be found within the confines of the city.   

Angelfish is the WINNER of the Narrative Shorts competition.
Paired with Golf in the Kingdom, WINNER of the Narrative Feature competition.