Prof & Cult Film Specialist Ernest Mathjis introduces cult classic at the Offscreen Film Festival in Belgium.
The hilarious cult cinematic train-wreck The Room by director-script writer-producer-actor Tommy Wiseau, a filmmaker with the ambition of Orson Welles and the talent of Ed Wood, leaps off the screen at the 2016 Offscreen festival.
As auteur of “The Cult Film Reader” and co-editor of the “Cultographies” series, UBC Film Studies Professor Ernest Mathjis introduces the best-of-the-worst film at the Offscreen Film Festival March 14 in Brussels, Belgium.
Bring your own plastic spoons and pillows!
The Offscreen Film Festival
The Offscreenings program presents a fine selection of special, new and unreleased films, giving a platform to independent, non-conformist filmmakers as well as to movies at the cutting edge of contemporary cinema. These films are noted for their artistic originality, unique vision and inventive approach to the medium and the genre. Come and see the cult films of tomorrow.