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Culture Shock: a traveling film series 

began as Culture Shock: a film series on September 09, 2011 with the screening of one of my favorite pieces of performance art ever:  Passing Strange by an artist named Stew which I saw for the first time when it aired on PBS in 2010.

I chose this piece to launch our series not just because the music and performance are both outstanding, but also becase the message of the youths search for what is real. 


Since the underlying goal of what I was trying to accomplish with our project Helping Kids Together was about promoting the availability of life's opportunities to real people,

I thought it was a great fit then and still today. 

As for the rest of the titles in our collection of screened films, all are handpicked. Some are favorites and some we have not seen till we watch at the screenings.  All of the works have to have some element of Culture Shock  in or about them. 


We hope you see it too. 

2011 titles

1 Passing-Strange.gif
2 Psycho poster.jpg
3 Dead-&-Breakfast-poster - Copy.png

2012 Titles

5 UGWNL.jpg
6 BestOfShow1sheet - Copy.JPG
8 Breakfast on Pluto Poster - Onesheet.j
7 Godzilla-for-web.png
Attack of 50 ft Woman.jpg
9 Polyester-May-2012-for-web.gif
11 teenagers from outer space.png
12 Napoleon-Dynamite-one-sheet.gif
13 Alice's Restaurant.jpg
14 crawling eye.png
15 zardoz.jpg

2013 Titles

16 Gimme Shelter.jpg
21 Gus.jpg
25 The Lost Boys Movie Poster.jpg
17 Plan-9-from-Outer-Space.png
18 The Brain That Wouldn't Die.png
19 King Kong.jpg
20 A. Anonymous.jpg
22 creature_from_black_lagoon_poster_01.
26 The Motorcycle Diaries.jpg
23 Maximum Overdrive.jpg
27 Mad Monster Party.jpg
24 Back to School.jpg
28 A christmas Story one sheet.jpg

2014 Titles

44 Dracula.jpg
29 Frankenstein.jpg
30 Mummy.jpg
31 Office Space_Poster.jpg
32 Bride of Frankenstein.jpg
33 Wolf Man.jpg
34 Sound City poster by Swank.jpg
35 My Father and The Man in Black by Swa
36 pink-floyd-the-wall-poster.jpg
37 Led Zeppelin The Song Remains the Sam
38 Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein
39 Pee Wees Big Adventure - Copy.jpg
40 revenge-of-the-nerds-poster.jpg
41 A christmas Story one sheet.jpg

2015 Titles

42 Super Size Me.jpg
45 Nosferatu for poster copy.jpg
The Birds one sheet.jpg
43 King Kong.jpg
44 Dracula.jpg
46 Plan-9-from-Outer-Space.gif
47 Ed Wood onesheet 1027.jpg
48 whatever-happened-to-baby-jane-movie-
49 A christmas Story one sheet.jpg

2016 Titles

50 Night Of The Lving Dead.jpg
51 The Falcon & the Snowman.jpg
52 The First Secret City.gif
53 America's Blues Poster with Laurels 1
54 The Hornets Nest One Sheet.jpg
55 The-Last-Man-on-Earth-image.gif
56 Reefer Madness poster.jpg
57 Four Color.jpg
Original Phantom of The Opera Poster.jpg
Blue Good Morning.jpg
Die Hard.jpg
41 A christmas Story one sheet.jpg

2017 Titles

The Hunchback of Notre Dame.jpg
Little Shop of Horrors.jpg
Attack of the Giant Leeches.jpg
White Zombie.jpg
Glen or Glenda.jpg
The Devil Bat.jpg
Carnival of Souls.jpg
The Outlaw.jpg
Dementia 13.jpg

I AM EVIDENCE was a co presentation we did with Cinema St Louis for 2017 St Louis International Film Festival

Santa Clause Conquers the Martians.jpg
A Christmas Story (1).jpg

2018 Titles

Rush Beyond The Lighted Stage.jpg
Festival Express.jpg
hail hail.jpg
Curt Kobain Montage of Heck.jpg
Purple Rain.JPG
Neil Young Journeys.jpg
Metal A Headbangers Journey.jpg
It Might Get Loud.jpg
Auslander Raus.jpg

Schlingensief's container was a co presentation we did with Cinema St Louis for 2018 St Louis International Film Festival. iT WAS SPONSORED BY gOETHE iNSTITUT cHICAGO

A Christmas Story.jpg

2019 Titles

Original Phantom of The Opera Poster (1)
Great St Louis Bank Robbery.jpg
The Bat.jpg
Free To Rock.JPG

Free to Rock was our first film screened as A Traveling film Series and arranged by Mia. 

we screened this in Omnimax Theater

at St Louis Science Center.

EREDV644 - Queen Montreal(hr).jpg
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