Grits’n’Gravy

Join us at Vibe Live on Brick Lane for an afternoon and evening of Louisiana liquored music and movies.With free Bloody Marys and the hearty Southern grub known as grits, the East End Film Festival offers a relaxed day of Southern-fried cinema and song, with award winning films taking in everything from the wild plains of Texas to inner city Georgia, and from the endurance of the juke joint and bluegrass music to the art of making gumbo on film.

SCHEDULE FROM MIDDAY ONWARDS

12.30PM:
AKA BLONDIE –
Dir: Jon Watts

1.30PM:
ONE OF THESE THINGS IS NOT LIKE THE OTHER – Dir: Adam Wilson

1.40PM:
THE GRAND FUGUE ON THE ART OF GUMBO –
Dir: Gideon C. Kennedy & Isabel Machado

2.30PM:
THE POOR & HUNGRY – Dir: Craig Brewer

5.15PM:
MUSCLE SHOALS –
Dir: Greg ‘Freddy’Camalier

7.30PM:
DOWN BY LAW –
Dir: Jim Jarmusch

WITH LIVE MUSIC FROM DIRTY GENTLEMEN

TICKET FOR THE WHOLE DAY INCLUDING FREE BLOODY MARY £10

Grits ‘n’ Gravy is organized by film festival veteran Brian Gordon and theatre director Julie Alexander. Gordon grew up across the Ohio River from the northernmost Southern border in Cincinnati and served as the Artistic Director at the Nashville Film Festival. Alabama born, California raised Alexander is a documentary filmmaker who also headed a theatre company in Nashville.

Tickets available from See Tickets.

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