"The Ballad of Genesis and Lady Jaye"
We're back at the Crest with our quarterly film program! This time, we'll be showing "The Ballad of Genesis and Lady Jaye."
About the Film:
An intimate, affecting portrait of the life and work of ground-breaking performance artist and music pioneer Genesis Breyer P-Orridge (Throbbing Gristle, Psychic TV) and his other half and collaborator, Lady Jaye, centered around the daring sexual transformations the pair underwent for their “Pandrogyne” project.
GRAND PRIZE-Indilisboa (Portugal)
TEDDY Award (Berlin Film Festival-Forum)
CALIGARI Award (Berlin Film Festival-Forum)
PRIX LOUIS MARCORELLES & PRIX DES BIBLIOTHÈQUES -Cinema du Reel (France)
AUDIENCE Award-Bafici-Buenos Aires Film Festival (Argentina)
ARTISTIC ACHIEVEMENT Award-Outfest Film Festival (USA-Los Angeles)
SANFIC-SPECIAL MENTION-International Competition (Chile)
AUDIENCE AWARD-Mention Speciale-FESTIVAL DU NOUVEAU CINEMA (Quebec)
When: Friday, March 30th, 7:30pm - 10:30pm
Where: Crest Theatre, 1013 K Street
Adult: $15 // Student: $13
Verge members: We will be accepting free passes if you choose to use them for this screening. Please be sure to check your inbox in the coming weeks for our members only newsletter, which will include passes.