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An Evening With Bukowski (N/C 18+)

17 March

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  • A Autism friendly
  • C Captioned
  • D Dementia friendly
  • Venue Joytown Grand Electric Theatre
Location of Joytown Grand Electric Theatre


Based on a previously unseen video interview with Charles Bukowski at his home in San Pedro, California in 1981, You Never Had It: An Evening With Bukowski invites viewers to a long night of smoking cigarettes and drinking wine, discussing sex, love and humanity with the writer and friends. Glasgow Short Film Festival presents the UK premiere of Matteo Borgardt’s film alongside performances from some very special guests, including readings from poets Stephen Watt and Nisha Bhakoo, and live sets from Chrissy Barnacle and purveyors of ‘doom wop’, Killearn’s finest Jacob Yates and the Pearly Gate Lockpickers.

21.00 – Doors
21.15 – Performances by poets and musicians
21.45 – You Never Had It: An Evening With Bukowski screening
22.40 – Performance by Jacob Yates and the Pearly Gate Lockpickers
23.45 – Set ends, DJs and bar until 2am

  • Director Matteo Borgardt
  • Certification N/C 18+
  • Running time 51m
  • Country USA/Mexico/Italy
  • Language English
  • Year of production 2016
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