Dear friends of Milestone and Takeshi Kitano,
We've been besieged by friends, bookers and professors (and more) for our
playdates for Fireworks. So, I hope you don't mind that I do this by email.
Here are the latest dates for Takeshi Kitano's Fireworks.
New York (Film Forum)
Boston (The Kendell, last week, ends April 16)
San Jose, CA (Camera 1)
Sacramento, CA (The Crest, starting Friday, April 10)
South Pasadena, CA (The Rialto, starting Friday, April 10)
Montclair, NJ (The Screening Zone, starting Friday, April 10)
Washington DC (Inner Circle, starting April 17)
Miami (Cocowalk in Coconut Grove starting April 17)
Malverne, NY (Malverne 4, starting April 17)
Seattle, WA (Broadway Market, starting April 24)
Santa Fe, NM (Center for Contemporary Arts starting April 24)
Hartford, CT (Reel Artways starting May 6)
Philadelphia, PA (Philadelphia International Film Fest, May 6 and 8)
Mission, KS/Kansas City (Fine Arts starting May 8)
Huntington, NY (Cinema Arts, May 8-14)
Austin, TX (Village Theater starting May 15)
San Diego, CA (Ken Theater, starting May 15)
Chapel Hill, NC (Carolina Theater, starting May 15)
Raleigh, NC (Colony, starting May 15)
Durham, NC (Carolina Theater, starting May 15)
Baltimore, MD (Charles Theater, starting May 22)
Portland, ME (The Movies starting May 29)
San Antonio, TX (Crossroads Theater starting May 29)
Boise, ID (Flicks starting May 29)
Fort Lauderdale, FL (Sunrise, starting May 29)
Delray Beach, FL (Delray, starting May 29)
Chico, CA (The Pagent, May 29 - June 4)
Portland, OR (Cinema 21 starting June 5)
Waterville, ME (Railroad Square, playing June 5-11)
Montgomery, AL (Capri, playing June 5-11)
Asheville, NC (Fine Arts, starting June 12)
Charlotte, NC (Manor Theater, starting June 12)
Honolulu, HI (Academy of the Arts, June 18-24)
Las Vegas, NV (Sunset Station starting June 19)
New Orleans, LA (Zeitgeist Theatre Experiement, starting June 19)
New Brunswick, NJ (State Theater, July 19 only)
Missoula, MT (Crystal Theater, June 19 - July 2)
Newburyport, MA (Newburyport Theater, starting June 26)
Tampa, FL (Tampa Theater, starting June 26)
Northampton, MA (Pleasant Street, starting June 26)
Sarasota, FL (Burns Court, starting June 26)
Nashville, TN (Bellcourt Twin, July 3-9)
Columbus, OH (Wexner Center, August 8-10)
Gainesville, FL (Royal Park, starting August 28)
Tallahasee, FL (Miracle, starting August 28)
We update this periodically, but feel free to email us if you're looking for a
As for interviews of Mr. Kitano, reviews and stories, there are many, many
pieces, but some of the highlights are:
New York Times, Sunday March 15, 1998. Arts & Leisure section, page 13.
"The Serious Side of Japan's Favorite Nuisance" by Leslie Camhi
Film Comment, March/April 1998. Article by Dave Kehr, interview by Gavin
New Yorker, March 30, 1998, film review by Anthony Lane
Atlantic Monthly, April 1998. Film review by Ella Taylor.
Interview Magazine, March 1998, page 92. Interview by J. Hoberman
Detour Magazine, March 1998. Interview by Grant Tume
Box Office, March 1998. Review by Shlomo Schwartzberg
Miami Herald. Friday, February 6, 1998. Review by Rene Rodriguez.
Miami Herald, Sunday, February 8, 1998. Story by Rene Rodriguez.
Wired Magazine. March 1998. Story by Phil Hall.
Detroit Free Press, Friday March 13, 1998. Review by Terry Lawson.
Vogue, April 1998. Review by John Powers.
Pulse! April 1998 by Frank Thompson.
Los Angeles Times, March 19, 1998, by Kevin Thomas
Detour, April 1998 by Howard Feinstein
LA Weekly, April 2, interview by Chuck Stevens
Thunder Magazine, premiere issue, interview by Frank Yu
Village Voice, March 24, 1998. J. Hoberman review and story
Premiere, April 1998, story/interview by Glenn Kenny
A Magazine, April/May 1998, story/interview by N. Rain Noe
Filmmaker, Spring 1998, interview by Scott Macaulay
San Francisco Bay Guardian, March 18, 1998 by Chuck Stephens
AP Newswire, interview by Eric
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