Wednesday, September 15, 2004

Oh, I Am SO Looking Forward To This!


The Tucson Film Society is pleased to announce that in conjunction with the
Tucson Premiere of A DIRTY SHAME, filmmaker extraordinaire, John Waters
will return to Tucson with a performance of SHOCK VALUE on October 1st at
the Loft.

In SHOCK VALUE, his new hilarious one-man show, John Waters speaks about his
him career especially highlighting his new film A DIRTY SHAME. The
evening, presented by Sun Mist -One Minute Tan and the Tucson Film Society,
will include the performance of SHOCK VALUE at 7:30pm, a screening of A
DIRTY SHAME at 8:30 with a Q&A to follow at 10:00pm. Tickets are $25.00
TCF Members, $30.00 Students and $40 General Admission.

Since 1964 John Waters has directed sixteen films including Pink Flamingos
(1972), Female Trouble (1974) , Polyester (1981), Hairspray ( 1988),
Cry-Baby (1990) and Cecil B. DeMented (2000). Rated NC-17, John Water¹s
latest film, A DIRTY SHAME, starring Tracy Ullman, Chris Isaak, Johnny
Knoxville, Selma Blair and Suzanne Shepherd, will open at the Loft with the
national release on September 24th.

The September Cinematheque Series will feature two Waters' films. Pink
Flamingos will be shown on Sept. 3 & 4 and 10 & 11 and Hairspray on Sept.
& 19 and 25 &26.
Tickets for Oct 1st will be available for advance purchase at the box
office starting this weekend.

For those interested, there will also be a private pre-event reception with
Mr. Waters from 5:00pm-7:00pm. For further information on this event or
additional information on the evening, please contact the Tucson Cinema
Foundation at or call 322-LOFT. CONTACT: SANDE ZEIG 730-