Welcome to the new Flavorpill

Discover and share great events with your friends

Sign Up Log In
New_full_05542350b31f06eb40b986bff56c8b30

The film featuring the the infamous Torn hammer attack screens followed by a Q&A with Mailer's son

Film

2 by Norman Mailer: Maidstone + Untitled

BAM Rose Cinemas (30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, New York, NY) Map it $13
Editor Pick
Editor Pick

This Norman Mailer twofer features the outspoken novelist's finest directorial hour, Maidstone. Starring Mailer as an experimental filmmaker running for president, the guerrilla-style film is likely best known for its brawl scene, where a hammer-yielding Rip Torn went after Mailer. Accompanying the feature is a rediscovered short shot just before the writer published his first novel. Following the screening, Mailer's son Michael, biographer J. Michael Lennon and film archivist Michael Chaiken are slated for a Q&A.

Mindy Bond, Editor

2 by Norman Mailer: Maidstone + Untitled

BAM Rose Cinemas (30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, New York, NY) Map it $13
  • Picture?width=50&height=50
  • 6998883d3de7e390508ad464ed7cf8a9?s=50
More Event Info (http://www.bam.org/normanmailer)
Picture?width=50&height=50 Added By Mindy Bond