San Francisco Premiere

New Jerusalem

Dir: Rick Alverson. Starring Will Oldham and Colm OLeary. 2011. Digital. 94 mins.

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Movies, Indie
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Sean, an Irish immigrant to America, returning from military service in Afghanistan, finds his heart and mind in disarray. He befriends Ike (Will Oldham, in his first leading role since OLD JOY), a strong willed Evangelical Christian, who endeavors to ensure the fragile Seans salvation. A meditation on mutual need and frailty, NEW JERUSALEM explores the allure and limitations of modern utopian belief. A hypnotic experience, one thatll bury itself in the brain and refuse to leave. Christopher Bell, The Playlist.


Roxie Theater
3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA
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  1. Roxie Theater
    3117 16th St, San Francisco, CA