WORLD PREMIERE: Imagine being only seven years old when your mother attempts suicide. Meet Jonny Donahoe whom begins alist of “brilliant things” worth living for, from “things with stripes” to “water fights.” As he gets older, the list evolves, following Jonny through suicide attempts by his mother as well as turning moments in his life. Emmy Award® winners Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey – also on DOC NYC’s Short List with Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures- direct this filmed version of Donahoe’s acclaimed and life-affirming show. The screening will be followed by an extended conversation.
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DOC NYC will be held November 10th-17th. The screening will happen at the IFC Center on Saturday, November 12th, 2016. Get your tickets here! There will be a discussion afterwards with Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey.
There will also be TWO screenings of Emmy-nominated Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures.
Get your tickets here!