Friday, February 6, 2015

Indywood celebrates Mardi Gras with week of Carnival-themed films

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The Indywood Theater, 628 Elysian Fields Ave, brings Carnival to the big screen with a trio of timely films showing over the next seven days. Starting tonight, Friday, Feb 6, it's We Won't Bow Down, a 2014 documentary tracing the history and culture of Mardi Gras Indians, several of whom will be in attendance at tonight's screenings. Starting Saturday, Feb. 7 will be Dance For a Chicken, Cajun filmmaker Pat Mires' 1993 examination of Cajun Mardi Gras. Les Blank's classic documentary Always For Pleasure rounds out the week's offerings. The complete schedule is available here.

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