UK – Official Opening

Beetle Queen will be playing at London’s Institute of Contemporary Arts from July 1 through July 7. Times vary (please visit their website for more information), and Jessica will be doing a Skype Q&A after the screening on July 2. We’re really excited to be doing such a long run at this artistic and cultural [...]

Beetle Queen Conquers the UK

Getting sick of that joke yet? Well, no matter. It’s true this time. Beetle Queen is taking the UK. We have several screenings which I will be attending, in the flesh, along with my cameraman/collaborator Sean Price Williams. Riverside Studios London, England May 31, 2011 JO and SPW attending The Horse Hospital London, England June [...]

Beetle Queen playing TONIGHT on Independent Lens

Don’t forget! Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo will be screening tonight on Independent Lens! Check your local listings for the exact time. Also, our Home-Use DVD is officially available as of today. All proceeds from sales made through our online shop go directly toward funding our next films, The Vanquishing of the Witch Baba Yaga and [...]

Helsinki and Haikus

The screening and colloquium at the University of Helsinki was a great success. It was wonderful to hear Finns react to Beetle Queen. Their comments seem like further proof that there is some unknown connection between Finland and Japan. The American and Japanese reactors, as well as a room full of professors and doctorate students [...]

Beetle Queen and Films With Class

Beetle Queen has been invited to be a part of RiverRun Film Festival’s “Film with Class,” a program to bring educational, independent films to kids across North Carolina. Beetle Queen will be playing with Ahead of Time Wednesday night, September 8th at Wake Forest University.

Beetle Queen Held Over in Santa Fe

Now playing at The Screen in Santa Fe, NM. Held over until August 12th! And be sure to check our other upcoming screenings, here. Or, of course, you could always join our facebook page where you can get updates on upcoming screenings. And don’t forget to check out our current adventures, here.

Beetle Queen at Film Forum THIS WEEK!

So, as you must all know by now, Beetle Queen is opening this week at Film Forum in NYC. Our first night is Wednesday the 12th and the film will run until the 18th. The showtimes are: 1:00, 2:50, 4:40, 6:30, 8:20, 10:10 daily. You can buy advance tickets here. I’ll also be attending a [...]

New Booking!

The Gene Siskel Center in Chicago has just booked a run of Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo! We add this to a list of other great theaters around the US that will play Beetle Queen, including the Denver Film Society in Denver, Colorado; The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts; The Light Factory in Charlotte, [...]

Other theatrical bookings

Beetle Queen will have the honor of playing theatrically at these other venues (This is what we have so far… more to come, hopefully!) Denver Film Society Denver, CO June 3-10, 2010 Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA June 9-13, 2010 Oklahoma City Museum of Art Oklahoma City, OK June 18-20, 2010 The Denver Museum [...]

Official Opening

So. Our biggest news yet. Beetle Queen will have a week long run at Film Forum in New York City! This grand theatrical opening will begin on May 12th, 2010. As we all know, a good theatrical run is dictated by its first week. Help launch Beetle Queen into theatrical orbit. Showtimes and details about [...]

Beetle Queen to play in LA – One Night Only

While on the west coast for the Independent Spirit Awards, I’ll also be attending a screening of Beetle Queen at Cinefamily (used to be The Silent Movie Theater). The screening is part of a series of some of the documentaries from the Cinema Eye Honors. The theater has incredible programming – so I am very [...]