Derby Crazy Love

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POSTPONED
New date will be announced later this year.

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Roxie Theater
San Francisco, CA

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CO-PRESENTED BY BAY AREA DERBY

Join us as we celebrate Women’s History Month with an insider’s view of the adrenaline-filled world of women’s roller derby, with a post-film discussion with Bay Area Derby, Northern California’s premiere women’s flat-track roller derby league.

FILM DETAILS:
Duration:
 65 minutes
Country: Canada
Year: 2013
Language: English
Website: Derby Crazy Love

SYNOPSIS:
Derby Crazy Love accompanies Montreal’s top team, New Skids on the Block, on its exhilarating journey to regional championships, where they face off in a pitched battle against U.K. powerhouse, London Rollergirls, and reigning world champions, New York’s Gotham Girls. Deftly tackling issues of masculinity, femininity, aggression, body image, queer identity and gender norms, this fast-paced yet reflective film captures the spirit of community, inclusiveness, and sisterhood at roller derby’s core today.

DIRECTORS: Maya Gallus, Justine Pimlot

DIRECTOR BIOS:
Award winning filmmakers Maya Gallus and Justine Pimlott formed Red Queen Productions to create provocative, cutting-edge films about women, social issues, culture & the arts. Based in Toronto, Red Queen makes documentary features, hour long, and series for theatrical release, traditional broadcast and the web. Their critically acclaimed films have garnered an international audience and have screened at prestigious festivals around the globe.