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Underground Films: Coppola’s “Apocalypse Now” (1979) 16mm | Berkeley

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Underground Film Night: Obscure Super 8 & 16mm Movies | Berkeley

Underground Films: Coppolas Apocalypse Now (1979) 16mm | BerkeleyThe Berkeley Underground Film Society (BUFS) is an all ages club for collectors, researchers, and film enthusiasts in the East Bay and San Francisco area.

Their goal is to review and share a selective film history of movies on film.

Every Sunday, they screen buried, rarely projected, or otherwise obscure 8mm, Super 8, and 16mm prints from their collection.

Sunday, August 11, 2013
Coppola's "Apocalypse Now" (1979) 16mm | Underground Film Night: Obscure Super 8 & 16mm Movies | Berkeley

Underground Films: Coppolas Apocalypse Now (1979) 16mm | BerkeleyDuring the U.S.-Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe.

Upon release, Apocalypse Now earned widespread critical acclaim and its cultural impact and philosophical themes have been extensively discussed since. Honored with the Palme d’Or at Cannes, and nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture and the Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Drama, the film was also deemed “culturally, historically or aesthetically significant” and was selected for preservation by the National Film Registry in 2000.
Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Writers: John Milius, Francis Ford Coppola
Stars: Marlon Brando, Martin Sheen, Robert Duvall

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