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Ann Arbor Film Festival Presents: Rising Sun Blues

  • 603 E Liberty Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
  • Dates: September 1, 2022
  • Location: State Theatre
  • Time: 7:00 PM
  • Price: $10.50 General $8.50 Students, Seniors, U.S. Veterans $8 MTF Members
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The Ann Arbor Film Festival presents films from the 60th annual festival, the first Thursday of every month. 

Rising Sun Blues (Rua Dos Anjos)

Directed by Renata Ferraz and Maria Roxo.

Winner of the Eileen Maitland Award at the 60th Ann Arbor Film Festival Rising Sun Blues is a film built upon the encounter and shared film creation of two women. They narrate and witness personal stories while exchanging certain techniques of their respective crafts: sex work and filmmaking. In this scenario, they simultaneously become filmmakers and characters. 

Language: Portuguese with English subtitles

2022. 84 mins. Experimental. NR.