Events Calendar


Fifth Estate # 281, March, 1977


Cass City Cinema, 1st Unitarian Church, Cass and Forest: March 4-5—MEAN STREETS, Martin Scorsese (1974); March 11-12, ‘HOW TASTY WAS MY LITTLE FRENCHMAN, Brazil (1971); March 18-19, EXTERMINATING ANGEL, Luis Bunel (1962), Mexico; April 8-9 ROMA (1971) Fredrico Fellini; March 25-26 and April 1-2 NO films.

Detroit Film Theatre, Detroit Art Institute, 7 & 9:30 p.m. Adm. $2, students $1.50—March 4, FACE TO FACE (1975) Bergman, March 5 PATHER PANCHALI (India 1954) Satyajit Ray; March 6 GOLD DIGGERS OF 1935 (1935) Busby Berkeley; March 11, THE CLOCKMAKER (1975) Bertrand Tavernier; March 12 APARAJITO (India 1957) Satyajit Ray; March 13 THE JAZZ SINGER (1927) Alan Crosland; March 18 SPECIAL SECTION, France (1975) Costa-Gavras; March 19 THE WORLD OF APU, India (1959) Satyajit Ray; March 20 THE MALTESE FALCON (1941) John Huston; March 25 THE KID (1921) Charles Chaplin; March 26 CLAIRES KNEE (1971) Eric Rohmer; March 27 TO HAVE AND HAVE NOT (1944) Howard Hawks (Humphrey & Bacall, mmmmm) April 1 THE THIEF OF PARIS (1967) Louis Malle; April 2 WAY OUT WEST (1937) and DUCK SOUP (1933); April 3 CAPTAIN BLOOD (1935) MichaelCurtis

Phase Out Films 4, DeRoy Auditorium WSU campus (Cass near Putnam), 7 and 9:30 p.m. (children and senior citizens free, call 577-2381 for info). March II and 12 NASHVILLE (Robert Altman).

Sister Cinema, 1st Unitarian Church, Cass and Forest; 3 & 5:30 p.m., $1.50 adm. March 20 A COMEDY IN SIX UNNATURAL ACTS, HOME MOVIE and I’M NOT ONE OF THEM by Jan Oxenbuerg. COMING OUT by the Berkeley Lesbian Feminist Film Collective; DYKE-TACTICS by Barbara Kammer. March 6 THE LOVES OF ISADORA (Vanessa Redgrave). Sister Cinema would like to make contact with women filmmakers in the area, and are open to suggestions for future films. Call 823-1347.

The Detroit Film Society, Friends Audit. at the Detroit Public Library (Cass and Putnam), adm. $2.50 ($1.50 students and retirees), first feature begins at 7 p.m. March 4-5 8-1/2 (1963) Fellini and BLOW UP (Antonioni) at 9:30 p.m.; March 18 and 19 START THE REVOLUTION; WITHOUT ME (1970) and BANANAS (Woody Allen at 9:15 p.m.; April 1 and 2 RIDER ON THE RAIN (1969) France and CLOSELY WATCHED TRAINS (Czechoslovakia) at 9:20 p.m.; April 15 & 16;DOUBLE INDEMNITY (1944) Billy Wilder and STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE (Marlon Brando—”STELLA!”) by Elia Kazan.


Somebody Else presents “Babell,” “Dr. Psycho,” and “Going to Work” at Easy Space, 2535 Bagley (kitty-corner from Mexican Village), Saturday, March 12 at 1:00 p.m. and Sunday, March 13 at 7:30 p.m., donation appreciated.


Detroit Artists Market—Group show by Diane Carr, Nancy Bonior, Bobbi Litwin, opening March 4, 4-7 p.m. through March 26, at 1452 Randolph in Harmony Park, regular hours 10 til 5 p.m. Mon-Sat;

A SURVEY OF CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY, 300 photographs at Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, 500 Lone Pine Road—until April 3.


Community Music—a gathering around music every Sunday at 8 p.m. ($1 adm-, Unitarian Church (at Cass & Forest, red door entrance).

Trinity Methodist Church—Compared To What—Sippie Wallace, the legendary blues-woman will be appearing in concert on Fri., March 11th at 8:30 p.m. until midnight. Also Appearing will be Mr. Bo’s Blues Band. Adm. $2. A dinner spread will be available. Call 272-3128 for more info (or 865-3440 the night of the show, 13100 Woodward Ave. (2 blocks south of Davison) in Highland Park.


WDET (101 approx., on the dial)—support Public Radio. WDET provides a rich amount of programs for the community—news, features, and music ranging from classical, jazz to ethnic.
Daily: 3 p.m. Morphogenesis with Judi Adams (Tues. is request day) Be creative! 577-4146.
5:00 p.m. All Things Considered—News and features live from National Public Radio.
9:00 p.m. Mon. Full Circle—deals with musical idioms popular and non-popular from Scott Joplin to Charlie Parker. 1:00 a.m. Mon. The Carribean Connec Tuesdays-
1:00 p.m. Buckdancers Choice with Phil Esser; 7:30 p.m. Week to Week (lectures, special features, sometimes drama); 10 p.m. Dimension—members of Detroit Writers Cooperative present readings in various forms, examining both the work and the writer.
Thursdays-7:30 p.m. El Grito de mi Raza (The Cry of my Race)—bi-lingual presentation of news, consumer info, events calendar, Puerto Rican and Mexican music; 10:30 p.m. Women in Music exploring women in music as composers, artists in all fields and from around the world.
Fridays-7:30 p.m. Jazz Yesterday—vintage recordings and interviews. Saturdays-9:00 a.m. The Childrens Hour: a stimulating alternative to the tube and humor, stories and music; 3:30 p.m. Navrang—Kaleidoscope of Indian music;
4:00 p.m. For My People: news, features from a black perspective, 5:00 p.m. Kaleidophone: mostly jazz from the 50’s and 60’s; 8:00 p.m. Contemporary Music; 9:00 p.m. Audition—classical.