l Back Alley Film Series

August 28: Moebius

A father driven into desire, a son coveting that of his father's, and the sorrowful maternity that hovers them into tragedy.

September 18: Frank

Jon, a young wanna-be musician, discovers he's bitten off more than he can chew when he joins an eccentric pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank.

Film Lineup

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Thursday, June 19, 2014

FRANK - September 18


Frank is a comedy about a young wannabe musician, Jon, who discovers he's bitten off more than he can chew when he joins a band of eccentric pop musicians led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank and his terrifying sidekick, Clara. Frank's uniqueness lies in the fact that he makes music purely for the joy of creating and because he wears a giant fake head. After a rocky start, Jon ingratiates himself with the band, and they retreat to a cabin in the woods to record an album. As his influencewaxes, creative tensions mount and the band's entire raison d'être is called into question.

September 18th at 7:30pm

$5 for CFS members, $10 for non-members.

MOEBIUS - August 28


A housewife (Lee Eun-Woo) becomes enraged with jealousy over her husband's (Cho Jae-Hyun) affair. Meanwhile, their son (Seo Young-Joo) sits in the periphery, observing their violent confrontations. One evening, the housewife takes a kitchen knife into their bedroom to exact revenge on the father. The father though is able to repel her attack and throws her out of the bedroom. The mother then goes into the son's room.

August 28th at 7:30pm

$5 for CFS members, $10 for non-members.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

BORGMAN - July 10

A dark suburban fable exploring the nature of evil in unexpected places, BORGMAN follows an enigmatic vagrant who enters the lives of an upper-class family and quickly unravels their carefully curated lifestyle.

Charming and mysterious, Camiel Borgman seems almost otherworldly, and it isn't long before he has the wife, children and nanny under his spell in a calculated bid to take over their home life. However, his domestic assimilation takes a malevolent turn as his ultimate plan comes to bear, igniting a series of increasingly maddening and menacing events.

July 10th at 7:30pm

$5 for CFS members, $10 for non-members.


From acclaimed writer/director Ti West (THE INNKEEPERS, THE HOUSE OF THE DEVIL) THE SACRAMENT follows two Vice Media correspondents as they set out to document their friend’s journey to find his missing sister. They travel outside of the United States to an undisclosed location where they are welcomed into the world of “Eden Parish,” a self-sustained rural utopia, comprised of nearly two hundred members. At the center of this small, religious, socialist community is a mysterious leader known only as “Father.” As their friend reunites with his sister, it becomes apparent to the newcomers that this paradise may not be as it seems. What started as just another documentary shoot soon becomes a race to escape with their lives.

June 12th at 7:30pm

$5 for CFS members, $10 for non-members.

BLUE RUIN - May 22 & 26

  BLUE RUIN is a classic American revenge story. The film follows a mysterious outsider whose quiet life is turned upside down when he returns to his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance. Proving himself an amateur assassin, he winds up in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family.

Thursday, May 22nd at 7:30pm
Monday, May 26th at 7:30pm   
 9630 Monroe Road, Charlotte, NC
         $5 for CFS members, $10 for non-members.

Sunday, March 23, 2014


New Kids Turbo!

Five friends from 'Maaskantje' are being fired because of the economic crisis. They decide not to pay for anything anymore. They're stealing beer and food, while the police tries to end their efforts. Unfortunately, the retarded cop from Maaskantje is unable to stop the five friends so the minister of defense decides to send help....

May1st at 7:30pm

$5 for CFS members, $10 for non-members.

Sunday, February 23, 2014


All Cheerleaders Die

A rebel girl signs up a group of cheerleaders to help her take down the captain of their high school football team, but a supernatural turn of events thrusts the girls into a different battle.

* Please note: this film is a FREE screening as part of the Mad Monster Party taking place at the Hilton Charlotte University Place on March 21st thru 23rd, 2014. You must have a ticket to the Mad Monster Party to attend the screening. 
For ticket info to the Mad Monster Party please go to: http://www.themadmonsterparty.com/tickets.html#.Uwey3ERkI2Q 
March 22nd